United Kingdom

University of the West of England

151-200 th
Young University Rankings 2017
601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
Coldharbour Lane, Bristol, Avon, BS16 1QY, United Kingdom

University of the West of England


Students develop journalistic skills across print, screen and internet platforms, alongside a critical understanding of the media generally and the local and global political, economic and media contexts in which journalists work; they are immersed in the latest digital production technologies and develop writing and production skills that they can readily apply across a variety of careers; the course gives students confidence to work flexibly, creatively and independently, to deal with the public and public figures and to use ideas and information to communicate in written and audio-visual formats; it teaches students how to research, how to generate new information and how to work independently and as part of a team; throughout the course students are expected to deliver work to a brief and to tight deadlines, and apply analytical skills to solve problems and develop imaginative ways of addressing a variety of audiences; the course ensures students are web literate and confident in the use of web-based technology and software. Journalism graduates enter a wide range of professions including journalism, publishing, media production, public relations, marketing and events management. The course is accredited by the Broadcast Journalism Training Council (BJTC).

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    City Campus,Bristol
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £11,750