MA Journalism

Leeds Trinity University

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Course info

Course overviewOur MA Journalism is an intense programme that prepares graduates for the dynamic and competitive world of journalism and communications.It has the rare advantage of dual accreditation by the National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ) and the Broadcast Journalism Training Council (BJTC). This highly regarded combination, along with our impressive work placement and industry mentoring programmes, opens the doors to organisations including the BBC, ITV, and a whole ... READ MORE

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Start date and duration

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Full Time
1 year


Entry requirements

A good honours degree (usually 2:1 or above) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Journalism employers like graduates with a broad knowledge so most undergraduate degrees will be appropriate.

Tuition fees

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£7,150 per year
Students from Domestic
Students from Other UK
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Students from Channel Islands
£12,500 per year
Students from EU EU Students
£12,500 per year
International Students

Latest Journalism (General) reviews

Journalism (General)
28 Jan 20

MA Journalism

The course is brilliant, the facilities are fantastic and the experience I have had so far has been very positive. I...
Student Reviewer
28 Dec 19

In one word, fantastic! Because the university is quite small, it’s like we’re one big community, it’s lovely...

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How Journalism (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 21 reviews

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Leeds Trinity University
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This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
Leeds Trinity University is found six miles outside Leeds city centre and has been providing quality higher education to students for almost 50 years. The University is proud to provide a supportive community for each student and places a lot of emphasis on employability. Previous postgraduate students have gone on to become award-winning journalists, published authors and leaders of their industry.

Where you'll study

Leeds Trinity University

Brownberrie Lane Horsforth Leeds
LS18 5HD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Horsforth  0.4 miles away

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