Media and Broadcast Production (MA)

Queen’s University Belfast    School of Arts, English and Languages

Full time & Part time September MA 1 year full-time; 3 years part-time Award winner
Communication & Media Studies (7)

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The Media and Broadcast Production MA at Queen's University Belfast is an intensive programme that combines practical skills with academic research. This hands-on approach will equip you with the knowledge and expertise to excel in various media roles, such as broadcast journalism, documentary filmmaking, and podcast production. The programme offers a wide range of module options, allowing you to tailor your studies to your specific interests. With strong industry links, including the BBC, and access to state-of-the-art facilities, you'll have ample opportunities to engage with the vibrant media scene in Northern Ireland. Entry requirements include a 2.1 Honours degree or relevant experience.

About the course

This MA is an intensive programme providing you with a solid foundation in media-based storytelling by combining in-depth research methods with a practical, hands-on approach to learning. It will teach you how to record and edit in audio and video formats; how to research, produce, script and edit your own material, whether it is short features or long-form documentary; and how to produce stories for radio, TV and interactive online platforms. To do this, you’ll also learn effective interviewing techniques. This MA will teach you how to identify a good story and then how to research and pitch it for a successful commissioning outcome.

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Entry Requirements

Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in an Arts, Humanities or Social Sciences subject.

Applicants with qualifications below 2.1 Honours degree standard may be considered if they can demonstrate appropriate relevant experience.

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Where is Queen’s University Belfast


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