University of West London

Degree level: Undergraduate

Broadcast and Digital Journalism with Foundation Year

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Course summary

Are you looking for a journalism degree that combines studying traditional formats alongside rapidly developing contemporary media? This course offers you the opportunity to train in a variety of journalistic forms, including video, radio and digital journalism. You will develop your communication skills, learn creative techniques and enhance your technical abilities in preparation for a career in this area. You will learn the basis of sound reporting, experiment with new formats and have an opportunity to learn on work experience. 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


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
P591
Institution code:
W05
Campus name:
Main site - West London
Campus code:
M

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
96%
Student satisfaction
90%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
95%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Tuition fees for academic year 2023/24 are TBC.
Broadcast and Digital Journalism with Foundation Year at University of West London - UCAS