Full time & Part time September MA 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time
Communication & Media Studies (7)

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The Sports Journalism MA at LJMU is a highly vocational programme that equips you with practical skills and knowledge needed for a successful career in sports journalism. Taught by experienced professionals and academics, you will gain hands-on experience using industry-standard facilities. The programme is accredited by the NCTJ and offers practical training in research, writing, filming, and multi-media sports content production. You will have opportunities for industry placements with media and sports organizations, including Premier League football clubs. The programme also offers the chance to sit professional NCTJ exams and publish work on the Mersey Sports Live website. Entry requirements include a minimum 2.2 honours degree in a relevant subject area. Non-standard applications are also considered.

About the course

Taught by professionals and academics using industry-standard facilities so you gain the hands-on experience needed in your day-to-day work as a sports journalist.

This course is available to study full-time or part-time.

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Entry Requirements

- a minimum 2.2 honours degree in a relevant subject area (e.g. English Language, English Literature, Politics, History, Law, Sociology, Sports Studies, Sports Science, Sport Performance) is preferable, although degrees in non-relevant subjects will also be considered
- non-standard applications from those without a degree will also be considered

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Am I eligible?

Scholarships are available to outstanding international students applying for an undergraduate course, taught postgraduate programmes and research degrees. International students studying on a distance learning course are not eligible to apply for international scholarships.

Scholarships are available to outstanding international students applying for an undergraduate course, taught postgraduate programmes and research degrees. International students studying on a distance learning course are not eligible to apply for international scholarships.

LJMU scholarship information will soon be available online.

Value of Scholarship(s)

Variable

Eligibility

These prestigious scholarships take the form of tuition fee waivers and are available for outstanding international students applying for undergraduate courses, taught postgraduate programmes and research degrees.

If you are an alumnus of LJMU you are entitled to a 20% fee reduction on our postgraduate programmes.

Application Procedure

LJMU scholarship information will soon be available online.


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