Journalism with Foundation Year BA (Hons)

Liverpool John Moores University

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Course info

UCAS CODE AJF1
A highly vocational programme, the BA (Hons) Journalism Foundation Year is taught using industry-standard facilities so you gain the hands-on experience you will need in your day-to-day work as a journalist. Facilities include edit suites, newsrooms, radio sound studios and a TV studio.• Journalism at LJMU has been ranked 6th best in the country in the 2018 Guardian University League Tables.• Accredited by the Broadcast Journalism Training Council. This industry accreditation also means that ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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81st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
66th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
32nd

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time Including Foundation Year
4 Years

Modules
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Entry requirements
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A level
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Latest Journalism (General) reviews

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Isabelle
13 Dec 18

Journalism BA (Hons)

Good so far, workload's very manageable, lecturers are good and easy to make friends and...
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Emily
13 Dec 18

Journalism BA (Hons)

I've really enjoyed it so...

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How Journalism (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.4) 14 reviews

5 star 15%
4 star 43%
3 star 21%
2 star 14%
1 star 7%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,264 reviews

5 star 23%
4 star 55%
3 star 19%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
Liverpool John Moores University
CompUniGuide ranking
66th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
With a heritage that stretches back to 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is now one of the largest and most well-established universities in the UK. Their research is influencing policymakers, improving people’s lives and finding solutions to the problems of the 21st century. They are known for their friendly and supportive staff and students who come from across the UK and over 100 countries around the world. The city of Liverpool which is rich in history, has always welcomed the world to its shores, creating a melting pot of people and cultures all sharing a sense of pride and unique sense of identity. Liverpool John Moores University students on Whatuni say: “It was fantastic studying here, I’ve had the opportunity to learn my subject with understanding of all its dimensions”. “Really enjoyed it, it's been an amazing experience”.

Where you'll study

Liverpool John Moores University

Student Recruitment and Admissions Exchange Station Tithebarn Street Liverpool
L2 2QP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Liverpool Central  0.2 miles away

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