Train to become a journalist with an intensive, practical course that combines traditional methods and modern technology. It meets the demands of an increasingly multimedia industry, so you'll learn how to research and create content across a range of channels including print, TV, radio and online.
We train you to become an accomplished journalist who can make sense of fast moving situations and report a story accurately, with honesty and integrity. You'll learn through practical experience, both in our news rooms and on an industry placement, and we also support you in getting your work published and broadcast.
You'll benefit from studying in a dynamic capital city that is home to many creative industries. You'll make use of Edinburgh as a political, economic and cultural centre to provide a rich source of stories and settings for your work.
International Student Requirements:
The application and guidance notes can be completed online from the webpage of the course you are interested in. A list of courses can be found on our website.
You must also submit:
• Bachelor degree certificate and transcript of grades (a transcript alone may be OK if you have completed your undergraduate degree and it states the specific qualification you obtained)
• Two references – academic or professional so long as they demonstrate you have the background and capacity to succeed in the course you are applying for
• Statement of purpose
• Other subject-specific requirements, if specified in your course web page.