Journalism, Media and Globalisation (MA)

the United Kingdom

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The award
MA

How long you will study
2 years

Domestic course fees
EUR 9000 per year

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
EUR 9000 per year

All study options

About Journalism, Media and Globalisation at Swansea University

The Mundus-Journalism Master is a truly transnational two-year course, giving an empowering foundation for the analysis and reporting of global change.

Your second year is spent here at Swansea, concentrating on war and conflict.

You will build on existing journalistic skills throughout the course, thanks to a unique teaching combination of journalism, media studies and social sciences.

The Mundus Journalism programme is delivered by an international consortium of universities and media outlets that closely collaborate all year round.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMAHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study2 years
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesEUR 9000 per yearInternational course feesEUR 9000 per year

Entry requirements

Applicants will only be admitted if they have a Bachelors degree, or equivalent, with above-average results and the equivalent of at least three months’ full-time work as a journalist. As all courses are taught in English we also require a high degree of language proficiency.

What students think about Swansea University

    Farhana Jaidin, Brunei (Politics)

    Swansea has a lot of tourist attractions and aside from that, the city is bustling with every entertainment you could think of, cinemas, restaurants, occasional student gatherings, you name it!

    Swansea is also within easy reach from London or Cardiff Airport, three hours and an hour respectively, so it is effortless if students want to travel for a mini weekend break.

    People in Swansea live in a close community so you don’t feel left out. You are so much in a part of the family as everyone else is. The student societies are very active in Swansea University and there are a lot of choices to choose from.

    Abir Abdul-Rahim, Malaysia

    Where are you from?
    Shah Alam, Malaysia

    Where did you study (which institution or school) before coming to Swansea?
    Tunku Abdul Rahman College, Kuala Lumpur for A Levels.
    Tunku Kurshiah College, Negeri Sembilan for high school.

    Why choose Swansea University?
    Low cost living and student life here is said to be good. Making it a conducive environment to study.

    What course are you doing?
    BSc Actuarial Science

    What do you do in your free time?
    I am involved with student body organisation based in London called UKEC (United Kingdom and Eire Council). It's a representative of all Malaysian Societies in the UK and Eire. Am currently the National Treasurer of it.

    What has been the highlight of your time in Swansea?
    Being part of the societies and organized student events for our fellow students here. It has helped me to mingle well with the other nationalities.

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