Bachelors in Journalism & Media

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Journalism and media includes all practices, tools, techniques and channels of mass communication. It deals with the distribution of news, information and entertainment to an audience, through various means, from print and broadcasts, to digital new media. Journalists are experts in communication who investigate facts, gather and filter information, and deliver it to the public. They can become specialised journalists in areas such as business, economy, industry, fashion and wellness, and many more.

Departments and schools of communication and information, as well as accredited media studies centres, offer a wide range of degrees, certificates and concentrations related to the field of journalism and media. Specialisations of Bachelors and Masters in Journalism include broadcast journalism, digital journalism, enterprise journalism, political journalism, journalism design and graphics, science and environmental journalism, public relations and advertising, sports journalism, to name a few.

Programmes deliver essential skills for working in media organisations, such as excellent written and spoken communication skills, critical thinking, an ethical and responsible attitude, and technical skills.

Career prospects include numerous positions in the traditional areas of journalism, as well as in free-lance writing, book editing and publishing, advertising, public relations, corporate communication, media research and more. Professionals work as reporters, international correspondents, press agency journalists, scientific journalists, social media managers, technical writers, copywriters, editors, and photojournalists, presenters, spokes-persons and cameramen.

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Suggested Bachelors in Journalism & Media

B.Sc. IT, Communication and New Media

The IT, Communication and New Media (ITCOM) degree is offered by Aalborg University Copenhagen. You will have the opportunity to work with advanced information and communications technologies enabling new applications based on internet, mobile and broadcast (radio & TV) platforms. You will gain a profound understanding of the technologies and their potential, and you will learn how to apply technology in practice through analysis and development of innovative services, applications and solutions, targeting specific user needs.

Denmark
Pre-Bachelor Business and Media

The International Foundation Year Business and Media programme is a supportive, one-year course that aims to prepare you for joining the first year of an undergraduate degree at the University of Lincoln.

United Kingdom
Bachelor Media

If you have a questioning mind, are creative, and love to express yourself through screen, in print or through communications, the Bachelor of Media from University of Tasmania could be exactly what you’re looking for. 

Australia
B.A. Journalism (with option in Sport)

Journalism continues to evolve, with new media creating more opportunities for graduates. The BA Journalism (with option in Sport) at the University of the West of Scotland will give you the strong practical skills needed to excel in this competitive profession.

United Kingdom

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