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Multimedia Journalism

Glasgow Caledonian University

Content

This is the only double-accredited journalism degree in Scotland. The Multimedia Journalism degree from Glasgow Caledonian University has National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ) and Broadcast Journalism Training Council (BJTC) accreditation. Your degree is validated by the best in the industry and gives you access to a wide range of benefits.

Year 1
News writing and Journalism, Shorthand Theory, Broadcast and Online Production1, Media Industries 1, Introduction to Media Analysis, The Business of Social Science, Introduction to Public Relations

Year 2
Reporting and Newspaper Journalism, Feature Writing and Magazine Journalism, Shorthand Speed Development (additional credit), Media Industries 2: Enterprise and Employability, Multi-level Governance, Broadcast & Online Production 2, option module

Year 3
Newsdays, Specialist Reporting, Communications Law and Regulation, Research Methods: Theory and Practice, Media Analysis 2: Discourse, Ideology and the Media, The Enterprise Value Challenge

Year 4
Honours Dissertation, Media Project, Media Ethics, option module.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements:
4 Highers at AABB including English or Media. A Foundation Apprenticeship is accepted in place of 1 non-essential Higher. For widening access entry contact the institution.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

P500

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

Glasgow School for Business and Society

Department

Media and Journalism

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.gcu.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR

Journalism

Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing