MA/Postgraduate Diploma Magazine Journalism
Department of Journalism Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences
Our students see journalism’s bigger picture: freedom of expression, ethics and the globalisation of media, as well as digital reporting techniques. That’s why they become great journalists.
About the course
|September 2018 start||
Accredited by the Professional Publishers Association
Magazine journalism is an intensely competitive industry. We’ll give you the edge you’ll need to succeed. You’ll learn by writing, editing and designing your own publications.
The course helps you develop the skills you need to thrive in the world of online magazines. We’ll prepare you for the multimedia environment by teaching you how to create audio and video for the web and how to use social media effectively.
Magazine students will also have the opportunity to learn Teeline shorthand.
Examples of optional modules
A range including:
Teaching and assessment
The course is a mix of lectures, seminars, group workshops, individual and team assignments. You’re assessed on essays, examinations and practical work that involves conceiving, designing, writing and producing magazines and web pages.
To take one of our MA courses you must have one of the following:
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 7.5 with a minimum of 7.5 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It is a quick and easy process.
If you'd like to know more about any aspect of our courses, contact us:
The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.