Digital Journalism (007P3)

15 credits, Level 7 (Masters)

Autumn teaching

This module equips students with essential knowledge and skills in digital journalism. You will be encouraged to produce news material and features for a range of platforms. You will also explore theoretical approaches to digital journalism. Students will obtain a critical understanding of digital journalism and apply this to their own journalistic practice.

Teaching and assessment

We’re currently reviewing teaching and assessment of our modules in light of the COVID-19 situation. We’ll publish the latest information as soon as possible.

Contact hours and workload

This module is approximately 150 hours of work. This breaks down into about 39 hours of contact time and about 111 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.

This module is running in the academic year 2020/21. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.