Coventry students have been named national Journalists of the Year by the Broadcast Journalism Training Council (BJTC) in 2012 and 2014; we also won its prize for the best multi-media website with www.icov.co.uk. Judges said our “cutting edge” course could “revolutionise the way the next generation of journalists gather and distribute news”**. Taught by accomplished journalists and expert media academics, it experiments with emerging forms of journalism, using a range of new and mobile technologies. This means the course will give you the knowledge and skills to thrive in the 21st century media landscape. If you choose this course you may benefit from: A course designed to meet professional standards, which has BJTC accreditation Industry-standard facilities across a range of media formats News days, which enable you to test your skills in a live environment so you experience the excitement of news production Your own mobile learning pack – e.g. a high-end laptop with the latest industry-standard software, enabling you to benefit from mobile working and learning with 24/7 access*** Dedicated and flexible creative learning spaces designed for the future Access to professional broadcast equipment via our dedicated Media Loan Shop and studios Links with employers nationally, including the BBC and Sky, and internationally in places as far afield a Europe, South Africa and the Falkland Islands The opportunity to travel and practice abroad via field trips integrated into your studies Teaching by staff who are leaders in their chosen professions and who are still actively working as journalists and internationally-recognised research specialists The opportunity to work with like-minded students on our partner courses within the Media department, including Media and Communications, Photography, and Media Production The opportunity to take up work experience across the industry with staff on hand to support applications. Accreditation† Broadcast Journalism Training Council (BJTC) * Coventry University won the Broadcast Journalism Training Council BJTC web site of the year and student of the year (for our entire year 3 class) ** Source: BJTC accreditation panel member 2012 *** Terms and conditions apply. †Accreditations shall be renewed in accordance with the accreditor’s standard review process and subject to the University maintaining the same high standards of course delivery.