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Media Production and Journalism

If you share a passion for telling important stories, or producing professional media content across TV, film, radio or the web, you will find a home here. We will help you share this passion and develop your skills to succeed in your chosen industry.

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Our journalism courses focus on the practical skills you need to work in the industry. You will be taught by former journalists and work with guest editors from the industry. You will learn to gather and write news stories, but you will also be taught how to reach difference audiences and deliver your story across multiple media platforms. That’s why we are among only 32 universities in the UK to be accredited by the British Journalism Teaching Council (BJTC) to deliver industry-standard journalism teaching. You will be joining an active community of enthusiastic and friendly would-be journalists learning how to tell news stories in any medium; from websites to magazines and TV to podcasts, and we can’t wait to welcome you.

To tell compelling stories, you need a range of media production techniques. Our media production courses will teach you all the production skills you need, whether you have a broad interest across all mediums or would like to specialise in Television and Film. You will explore and debate complex ideas and theories.

We will provide all the equipment you need to tell the stories that really matter to you. You will have access to leading industry-standard facilities on campus, including black box studios, a dedicated newsroom, multi-camera TV studios, editing suites and a fully equipped radio studio. We also ensure that our dedicated team of specialist technicians are on hand to support you with your work.

Courses

Journalism BA (Hons)

Journalism is one of today’s fastest moving industries but at its heart lies the unchanging ability to tell a good story. Our Broadcast Journalism Training Council accredited degree will give you the multimedia skills, practical experience and...

Media Production BA (Hons)

With the swift rise of so many global media platforms in recent years, storytelling and finding innovative ways of sharing stories with the world is becoming ever more crucial to stand out. If you love to seek out and tell those stories then this...

Media Production: Film and Television BA (Hons)

With so much media available online it’s imperative that you make films and TV programmes that cut through all the noise. From short films to television documentaries and online video, this course will give you the skills to create exciting visual...

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