The Robert Gordon University (RGU) in Aberdeen offers a one-year postgraduate program in Journalism. This program is designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a successful career in journalism. Through this course, students will learn the fundamentals of news gathering, reporting, writing, editing and publishing. They will also gain experience in using digital media tools and techniques, as well as developing their critical thinking and analytical skills. Graduates of this program will be well-prepared to pursue a career in journalism, whether it be in print, broadcast or online media. With experienced staff and state-of-the-art facilities, RGU provides an excellent environment for students to develop their skills and make a successful transition into the world of journalism.
Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in any subject area.
Applicants with a lower degree classification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.
Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component lower than 5.5, or an equivalent.