BA (Hons) Journalism – University of Lincoln

This industry-accredited course is designed to prepare aspiring journalists to produce news content to a print or broadcast standard, putting journalistic theory into practice in the researching and crafting of stories.

At Lincoln, a digital newsroom culture offers students the opportunity to develop the skills and instincts of a journalist, from spotting a scoop to developing in-depth feature ideas. Students work in newsrooms using the latest mobile technology, print production, and design software, and can produce broadcast content in digital radio and television studios.

The programme is continually revised to reflect advances in digital news production and convergence, and is delivered by media professionals who bring a diverse range of experience and expertise.

NCTJ elective modules offered:

  • Shorthand for journalists
  • Media law court reporting
  • Public affairs for journalists
  • Videojournalism for digital platforms
  • Broadcast journalism
  • Radio journalism
  • TV journalism
  • Photography for journalists
  • Practical magazine journalism
  • Sports journalism
  • Editing skills for journalists

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