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The UK's leading centre for teaching and research in our field. Showing journalism's bigger picture.

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Develop digital reporting skills. Break your own news stories. Discover world-leading research. With our Journalism Studies BA.

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Sheffield's taught postgraduate degrees in journalism, media and communication are famous in the industry and loved by our students.

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"When I started doing that course I thought, this is what I'm built for"

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Our courses are legendary. Editors know a Sheffield graduate can make a world-class journalist.

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Communication, Media and Journalism research

We're exploring media freedom and censorship, journalism history and ethics, political communication, and much more.

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