De Montfort University

151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2018
601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
The Gateway, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 9BH, United Kingdom

Journalism and Politics

Taught by award-winning professionals from within the industry, Journalism BA (Hons) at De Montfort University will support you to learn about how to become a successful journalist within a specialised area. The Joint Honours course in Journalism allows you to combine two subject areas, allowing you to expand your knowledge of another specialist subject alongside Journalism. The course will develop your understanding of the industry as well as developing your writing skills and techniques in order to become a successful Journalist within a specific field. We have a strong focus on employability, and The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017 has ranked our Media courses in the top 20 in the country for graduate prospects As part of this course you will also have the opportunity to contribute work to our student-led award-winning Demon Media, giving you the a platform to develop your work experience through The Demon newspaper, Demon FM community radio station, Demon TV and The Demon website. We offer the following Joints with the Journalism course: Journalism and Creative Writing: WP85 Journalism and English: PQ53 Journalism and English Language: QP35 Journalism and Film Studies: PP35 Journalism and History: PV51 Journalism and International Relations: LP25 Journalism and Media: PPH5 Journalism and Politics: LPF5. 100 per cent of graduates from Journalism are in full-time employment or further education within six months of completing their course (DLHE 2014/15), in addition the course is ranked in the top 10 for their organisation, teaching and assessment in The National Student Survey 2016.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Leicester Campus,Leicester
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,250