Journalism with Foundation Year

University of West London

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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If you are naturally curious and thrive in dynamic situations, this journalism studies course is for you. On this course we will teach you the skills you need to keep pace with the industry in the digital era. You will learn established conventions, as well as h ow to create multimedia content that is in high demand. Whether you see yourself working on the newsdesk for a national institution or creating content for a specialist publication in sport, fashion or music, this journalism degree can help get you there. The foundation year course is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to continue onto your Honours degree. You will study a range of subjects that will underpin your future study and also gain valuable experience of university life, with full access to campus facilities. Successful completion of the year allows you to progress straight onto Level 4 of this course.

Course details


Unistats information

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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

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Course codeP502
Institution code W05
Campus nameMain site - West London
Campus codeM

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 72 points
A level DDD
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMP

GCSE English and Maths at grade C or above (or equivalent)


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
International £12500* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Journalism with Foundation Year at University of West London - UCAS