Journalism BA (Hons)

Journalism BA (Hons)

Bachelor degree
36 months
Application deadlines: 26 January
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: £20
Intakes: September
International tuition: £18,220
Domestic tuition: £9,250

Program overview

Journalism at City has a real-world emphasis. You’ll spend time in small workshops learning the multimedia skills required for a career in 21st century journalism: from writing, reporting and interviewing, to social media analytics and preparing page layouts on screen.

This is complemented by academic modules exploring the role and impact of journalism in society through elective modules in English, Sociology, Politics and Creative Writing. These classes are delivered through lectures and seminars and assessed through examination and essays.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus





A-level: ABB

Tariff: 128 UCAS tariff points

International Baccalaureate: 30 points with 5 or better in each Higher Level subject


GCSE: A minimum of grade 4 (C) in GCSE English Language and Mathematics in addition to other outlined requirements.

English language requirements

IELTS: 7.0 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.

Career opportunities

Journalism BA Honours graduates have gone on to work in media organisations such as:
  • the BBC
  • Sky News
  • The Sun
  • Metro
  • Associated Press
  • talkSPORT
  • MailOnline
  • The Economist
  • Men’s Health.
Others go on to work in rewarding and creative careers in marketing and corporate communications for organisations such as Nike and Asos.

The course can also be a gateway into:
  • postgraduate study
  • careers in NGOs and the Civil Service.

Campus location

London , United Kingdom

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