BA Program in Journalism and Mass Communication in United Kingdom

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Journalism and Mass Communication

A BA is a bachelor's degree offered by universities and institutions around the world for students who enroll in courses and study certain subjects such as the liberal arts or sciences. Earning a BA takes three or four years in most cases.

Journalism is a field that focuses on bringing information regarding local, national, and international events to the attention of the general public. Journalists help inform people through interviews, observation, or by reading and summarizing past articles and relevant documents.

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom and Britain, is a sovereign state located off the north-western coast of continental Europe.The two most famous (and oldest) universities are Oxford and Cambridge (often referred to as Oxbridge by many Britons) England also has several other world-class institutions, including several in London (notably Imperial College, the London School of Economics, University College London and King's College London, all are part of London University)

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B.A. (HONS) – Business Studies (Top-up degree)

University of South Wales Online Programmes through UNICAF
Online Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom London + 1 more

During this one year ‘top up’ course, you will examine core aspects of business such as business strategy and communication, whilst also getting the chance to conduct a real investigation into a business problem that allows you to apply your business acumen to a real life scenario.

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B.A. (HONS) – Business Studies (Top-up degree) What you will study

During this one year ‘top up’ course, you will examine core aspects of business such as business strategy and communication, whilst also getting the chance to conduct a real investigation into a business problem that allows you to apply your business acumen to a real-life scenario.

Subjects Offered Business Communication Business Research International Business Business Strategy International Culture and Communications Ethics and Sustainability – Theory and Practice Fees

£9,352 UNICAF offers a number of scholarships to eligible students. For more information, please contact a UNICAF student adviser

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BA (Hons) Creative Music Production

The Institute Of Contemporary Music Performance
Campus Full time 3 years August 2019 United Kingdom London

The ICMP’s BA (Hons) in Creative Music Production offers you, as an aspiring music maker and producer, the opportunity to develop your unique sound and professional profile in preparation for a career in the industry. [+]

The ICMP’s BA (Hons) in Creative Music Production offers you, as an aspiring music maker and producer, the opportunity to develop your unique sound and professional profile in preparation for a career in the industry.

Course Overview

The ICMP’s BA (Hons) Creative Music Production course further develops the central ICMP practice of close industry connectivity and engagement through both the employment of dual practitioner tutors, focusing on ‘real world’ vocational and entrepreneurial development. The core benefits of this course are:

It will enable you to create, produce and launch market-ready original music. It will enable you to develop industry-relevant technical and entrepreneurial skills. ... [-]

BA in Marketing Communications & Public Relations

Richmond The American International University in London
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years August 2019 United Kingdom Richmond

Students pursuing the specialisation in Marketing Communications and Public Relations within the BA degree in Communications will learn how to engage audiences across different channels, media and explore the relationship between marketing communications and public relations within the business and media industries. The aim of this programme is to prepare students to work within the technologically driven and consumer-focused businesses around the world. [+]

Students pursuing the specialisation in Marketing Communications and Public Relations within the BA degree in Communications will learn how to engage audiences across different channels, media and explore the relationship between marketing communications and public relations within the business and media industries. The aim of this programme is to prepare students to work within the technologically driven and consumer-focused businesses around the world.

This degree provides an interdisciplinary, multimedia approach to the study of communications through the study of theory and subsequent practice. During the first two years of the Communications degree, students take the same core courses across the three available disciplines. During the third and fourth year students then specialise in Marketing Communications & Public Relations, whilst also having the opportunity to pursue an internship with leading global companies and institutions.... [-]


BA Honours in Marketing Communications

University of Westminster, Westminster Business School
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2019 United Kingdom London

The course will be of interest if you are attracted to careers in the communications side of the marketing industry, whether with marketing service agencies (such as advertising), in public relations, brand management, direct and interactive marketing, or in client-side marketing communications departments. [+]

The expansion of new media technologies combined with the relationship between customers and organisations provides unique areas of study within marketing communications. This course has been developed with professionals from the marketing industry to provide you with the knowledge, skills and capabilities you need to pursue a career within the highly competitive marketing communications environment.

The course will be of interest if you are attracted to careers in the communications side of the marketing industry, whether with marketing service agencies (such as advertising), in public relations, brand management, direct and interactive marketing, or in client-side marketing communications departments.... [-]


BA in Film Production (Hons)

University of Gloucestershire
Campus Full time 3 years September 2019 United Kingdom Cheltenham

Learn how to make films by making your own. The course will give you a wide range of professional skills in post-production, cinematography, sound design and directing, using a dedicated film studio and a range of editing and grading suites; all of a professional standard. [+]

Learn how to make films by making your own. The course will give you a wide range of professional skills in post-production, cinematography, sound design and directing, using a dedicated film studio and a range of editing and grading suites; all of a professional standard. Our ethos is both to push your individual creativity while also training you to work professionally when you leave us. We're rated top 20 for film production career prospects in the 2018 Guardian University Guide.

You'll be mentored by staff who are active filmmakers themselves and whose work has screened internationally. Several team members are BAFTA-winners and nominees. Our guest lecture series runs throughout the year and includes a diverse range of speakers: Sarah Hauldren, Art Director Evita, Luke Rainey, Colorist - Band of Brothers, Simon Haslett, VFX - Harry Potter VII, Titanic, Nik Powell, Head of N.F.T.S. (National Film and Television School) and David Morrissey- Actor, The Walking Dead.... [-]


BA (Hons) Film and Moving Image Production

Norwich University of the Arts
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2019 United Kingdom Norwich

Learn by doing with our Creative Skillset approved BA (Hons) Film and Moving Image Production degree course, where you’ll be making films from week one. [+]

Overview

Focusing on the short film form, including original and adapted drama, documentary, advertising and commercial editorial, you’ll explore a variety of filmmaking mediums and platforms on our undergraduate film and moving image production course. You’ll become an accomplished storyteller and a flexible, multiskilled collaborator, with a deep knowledge of the industry underpinning your technical and craft skills.

Your film and moving image production skills

You’ll have the chance to try out a range of production roles as you learn fundamental skills in producing, directing, camera work and editing, as well as other areas like sound recording, sound design and production design.... [-]


BA in Media and Communication

Swansea University
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2019 United Kingdom Swansea

Study Media and Communication with us and you will learn practical skills to equip you for an exciting career in the media, marketing or related fields, as well as transferable skills which are valued by employers and open up a range of wider career opportunities. [+]

Study Media and Communication with us and you will learn practical skills to equip you for an exciting career in the media, marketing or related fields, as well as transferable skills which are valued by employers and open up a range of wider career opportunities.

You will have the chance to explore radio and video production, digital and social media, journalism, public relations, branding, marketing and more, learning from experienced industry professionals and leading academics.

A work placement will give you first-hand experience of media and communication, and you will have the option of studying a semester abroad in Hong Kong, Singapore or the USA.

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BA (Hons) Filmmaking

Nottingham Trent University: School of Art & Design
Campus Full time 3 years September 2019 United Kingdom Nottingham

This exciting new degree course has been created in response to the rise of the global filmmaking industry. We’ll help you to develop a deep creative understanding of the art of filmmaking, focusing on the production of original, entertaining, and provocative content. [+]

This exciting new degree course has been created in response to the rise of the global filmmaking industry. We’ll help you to develop a deep creative understanding of the art of filmmaking, focusing on the production of original, entertaining, and provocative content.

You’ll undertake the roles of writer, director, and producer while working on real-life briefs with our industry partners. We’ll teach you key technical and production skills, enabling you to produce a professional production folder tailored to your career goals.

Taught in partnership with NTU’s School of Arts and Humanities and Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies, you’ll benefit from a wide range of staff expertise and industry-standard facilities and equipment.... [-]


BA Honours in Contemporary Media Practice

University of Westminster - Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design
Campus Full time 3 years United Kingdom London

This unique course is built on our long tradition of teaching interdisciplinary media practice, working across moving image, photography and interactive media. Our approach combines the creative exploration of art school traditions with academic and professional excellence. We have extensive industry-level facilities and equipment, and to develop your skills and knowledge we use a variety of assessment methods, including practical projects, presentations, written work, research tasks and portfolios. [+]

This unique course is built on our long tradition of teaching interdisciplinary media practice, working across moving image, photography and interactive media. Our approach combines the creative exploration of art school traditions with academic and professional excellence. We have extensive industry-level facilities and equipment, and to develop your skills and knowledge we use a variety of assessment methods, including practical projects, presentations, written work, research tasks and portfolios.

The course sets high standards for professional achievement in specific media industry roles, and prepares you for the challenge of a multi-skilled portfolio career. You will also gain the transferable and cognitive skills necessary for lifelong personal and professional development. Graduates have a high employment rate across the media industries, including broadcast television; commercial photography and photojournalism; curating and film programming; film direction, production, editing and visual effects; fine art practice; and new media. Our graduates include Anand Tucker (director/producer), Aaqil Ahmed (commissioning editor, BBC), Ori Gersht (artist, filmmaker and photographer), Rafi Pitts (director), Martha Fiennes (director and artist), Zed Nelson (photographer) and many others.... [-]


BA (Hons) Communication & Society and Media

Nottingham Trent University: School of Arts and Humanities
Campus Full time 3 years September 2019 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our course combinations are designed so that what you learn in one subject will complement and enhance what you learn in the other. In your final year, you can choose either to split your time evenly between your two subjects or to specialize in one. Media and Communication & Society are two subjects that are closely inter-connected. You’ll develop an in-depth knowledge and understanding of individual, group and organizational communication and identity that will enhance and directly influence the way you approach your Media interests. [+]

BA (Hons) Communication & Society and Media

If you've got two subjects that you really enjoy, or have career ambitions that demand a particular skillset, then a joint honours degree is a great choice for you. It enables you to shape your study according to your strengths, interests and career ambitions. Combining two subjects can give your degree an international or industry perspective that will make you stand out in the graduate employment market.

Our course combinations are designed so that what you learn in one subject will complement and enhance what you learn in the other. In your final year you can choose either to split your time evenly between your two subjects, or to specialise in one.... [-]


BA Film (Hons)

University of Kent, School of Arts
Campus Full time 3 years September 2019 United Kingdom Canterbury

For over 30 years, Kent has been at the forefront of developing film as an academic subject. Our expertise means that you have a wide choice of areas to explore. [+]

Overview

For over 30 years, Kent has been at the forefront of developing film as an academic subject. Our expertise means that you have a wide choice of areas to explore.

As a student, you become part of the community based within the School of Arts building – a creative hub for students of film, drama, media studies and art history.

Our degree programme

Our degree is flexible: you study film theory but you also have the option to explore film practice – for example, through developing the skills of a film critic or getting involved in creative film production.

In the first year, you cover the language of film (framing, sound, editing, performance, lighting), learn about the theory and the history of film, and can take a practical filmmaking module.... [-]


BA (Hons) Filmmaking

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 3 years September 2019 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

On this practical degree, you will learn how to produce films and develop your creative and technical filmmaking skills in drama, documentary and experimental film production. [+]

Course details

On this practical degree, you will learn how to produce films and develop your creative and technical filmmaking skills in drama, documentary and experimental film production.

Your theoretical studies will inform your practice and our experienced tutors will guide you in a range of specialisms, including directing (drama, experimental film, and documentary), producing, cinematography, screenwriting, production design, editing and post-production, and location and post-production sound.

You will learn how to engage an audience and you will explore the responsibilities of your practice, discovering and developing who you are as a filmmaker.

You will be taught in our own Northern Film School, which creates more than 200 films a year and was rated one of the top five international film schools in the world to watch by the Hollywood Reporter.... [-]


BA (Hons) in Media and Communication

GCU - Glasgow School for Business and Society
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow

Are you interested in the press, broadcasting, the internet & all forms of media? Combining theory & practical work, you'll gain the tools key to succeeding in the media and related industries, such as advertising and public relations [+]

This programme is one of the most highly regarded of its kind in Scotland. Covering press, broadcasting and online, it will equip you for a successful career in the media or related industries, such as advertising or public relations.

We take a broad-based approach to the study of broadcasting, the press, cinema and the internet, examining the role and impact of media in society and how media industries are organized. You'll learn to be reflective in your thinking, while working intelligently, responsibly and ethically.

Using the industry-standard equipment you will develop radio and TV production skills in our state-of-the-art multimedia suite along with creative advertising and public relations skills in real-world scenarios. We'll help you to learn to think creatively, analyze and evaluate content to produce innovative professional material across a range of platforms.... [-]


Bachelor in Sports Journalism

University of Lincoln
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The BA (Hons) Sports Journalism is a specialist degree offering students the opportunity to develop core journalistic skills in preparation for careers in the media working with the local, national and international sport. [+]

The Course

The BA (Hons) Sports Journalism is a specialist degree offering students the opportunity to develop core journalistic skills in preparation for careers in the media working with the local, national and international sport.

Working in our fully equipped newsrooms, students will have the opportunity to produce video, audio, and written content to be published on digital and traditional platforms.

Students have the opportunity to develop their writing skills at the University's website, as well as at our community and student radio stations, Siren Radio and Brayford Radio, both based on campus.

How You Study

With teaching from industry professionals and academics, students can learn how to operate as a sports journalist, in addition to developing the core journalistic skills of news-gathering, media law, ethics, interviewing and writing. Students will have the opportunity to gain an understanding of digital and multiplatform broadcast journalism and apply that knowledge in project work, which will allow students to focus on particular aspects of the sports industry.... [-]


BA Honours in Modern Languages: Chinese and Global Communication

University of Westminster - Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 8 years September 2019 United Kingdom London + 1 more

This Modern Languages degree is designed to develop your knowledge, use, and understanding of the Chinese language and culture, along with the skills needed for effective communication in the professional global environment. [+]

This Modern Languages degree is designed to develop your knowledge, use, and understanding of the Chinese language and culture, along with the skills needed for effective communication in the professional global environment.

The course enables you to achieve a good or high level of linguistic competence in Chinese in all four skill areas (reading, writing, listening and speaking), and demonstrate a good or high degree of proficiency in mediating between Chinese and English.

You will be able to function linguistically in diverse cultural situations and acquire qualities and skills in areas such as interpersonal communication and organizational skills, flexibility and tolerance, analysis and argument, autonomy and team working, and team management. You will also gain the transferable and cognitive skills necessary for lifelong personal and professional development.... [-]