Planit


Journalism

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Merchiston Campus

Content

This course offers a dynamic, practice-focused multimedia programme, closely linked to industry. We combine traditional methods with new and developing technologies to train you in multimedia journalism.

You’ll learn a range of practical skills and leave with reporting and production expertise for print, online, magazine, television and radio. You’ll also develop an understanding of social media and convergence issues.

You'll learn through practical experience, both in our news rooms and on an industry placement and we also support you in getting your work published and broadcast.

Subjects include:
Radio Bulletins; Media Law and Regulation for Journalists; New Writing; TV and Multimedia News; Journalism, Information & Society; Magazine Publishing; Major Project.

Entry Requirements

You will need a 2:1 Honours degree, have relevant work experience and be able to show a demonstrable interest in journalism.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MA

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Film, Journalism and Media

SCQF Level

11

Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR

Journalism

Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing