Break the news with Journalism

Learn from our award-winning lecturers what it takes to become a world-class journalist.

Get hands-on experience in print and broadcast news

This major will provide you with practical reporting, writing and producing skills in journalism. You will investigate the ethical, legal and cultural contexts of the media. You will graduate with the skills to excel in the the changing media landscape, from photo and video journalism, to behind-the-scenes knowledge of operating an online news website. The major also gives you the opportunity to work in an online newsroom. You will learn about the news media industry and the influence of journalism on society, media audiences and public opinion.

Turn your passion for communicating into an exciting and versatile career

As a Journalism graduate, you can follow a career in the media industry or as a freelance writer or producer. You will graduate with the skills to research and be an effective communicator, all of which are useful in many corporate and public sector settings.