Are you looking for a fast-paced career in journalism? From front-page scoops to social news on the internet, Southampton Solent journalism graduates are equipped with the full range of multimedia skills necessary to build a career in newspapers, TV, radio or digital media. The course aims to equip you with the hands-on skills that you’ll need after you graduate. This is achieved by emphasising the importance of work placements - course tutors expect students to complete a minimum of 120 hours of work experience each year. Social media platforms and the internet now empower millions of people from all around the world with the ability to access, post and make comment on editorial content in an instant. As such, we take care to look at the ways in which this is changing the media landscape, and how it can present unique opportunities for savvy young job seekers and entrepreneurs. Southampton Solent University is proud to offer our students some of the most up-to-date media facilities south of London. Our multi-million-pound media academy includes a fully Mac-equipped newsroom, several multi-camera TV studios, eight radio studios, Reuters and Sky news feeds, the latest professional media editing software and a dedicated crisis room.