WHY STUDY MEDIA & JOURNALISM?
Whether you see yourself working in television, newspapers or magazines, a degree in media & journalism related subjects will equip you with all the necessary skills and experience to break these competitive industries. Media and journalism are both rising distinctions in today’s working economy. There is an ever increasing need for this sector due to the rise in social media, technological advancements, and the increase of controversial events in current contemporary life.
PREPARATION FOR THIS DEGREE
As this role requires a significant amount of focus and writing, students who wish to enter this degree field should have a passion or feeling for writing and a personality able to withstand harsh criticism and potential spotlight, especially in regards to journalism.
MEDIA & JOURNALISM JOBS
This distinction follows into a large portion of the creative industry: there are many jobs available. Some options include: media planner, public relations, programme researcher, producer. Other prospects include event organiser, magazine journalist, market researcher, and writer.