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Full time September MA 1 year full time

About the course

Our MA Broadcast Journalism course will equip you with the necessary skills, knowledge, understanding and other attributes expected of professional broadcast journalists at the start of their careers.

You will engage critically with, and make informed judgments on current professional practices and ethical issues. In addition you will be expected to apply specialised techniques. At Masters' level, you will plan and carry out a significant project of original research, culminating in a documentary or broadcast portfolio.

Areas of focus will include:

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Entry Requirements

You will require a University degree in any discipline or an equivalent qualification. Mature applicants with other qualifications and experience within the broadcast industry may be considered at the discretion of the Course Leader. Applicants will also be expected to take a writing and voice test, as well as an interview. Overseas students must also meet UWS English language requirements.

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Andrew Murray

"I can honestly say the root of everything I’ve done in my career is the UWS Broadcast Journalism programme. The lecturers are superb and provide a level of support and education that you won’t get elsewhere. Simply being able to say on your CV that you’ve been on the UWS programme immediately puts you one step ahead when you’re applying for jobs in the competitive world of news."

Andrew Murray
UWS Broadcast Journalism graduate

Newcomer of the Year award winner at the Arqiva Commercial Radio Awards 2013 and named in the Radio Academy ‘30 under 30 list’ 2013

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