About this course
This programme trains students to become journalists with in-depth academic knowledge in the field of Journalism Studies. The intensive training offers a solid foundation in the skills that are needed to succeed in modern journalism, while theoretical Journalism Studies courses train students to reflect on the nature of journalism as a profession and stimulate critical thinking about the future of news reporting.
The English-taught master's programme in Journalism takes a year and a half and has a study load of 90 ECTS. In the first two semesters the student will take academic courses and practice journalism skills. During the third and last semester students work on their master's thesis. They also take a second research seminar or do an internship with a news organization.
- Students may apply for the master's programme in Journalism with any university bachelor.
- The programme is fully in English therefore all students are required to do an IELTS (7), TOEFL 620 (paper-based) or TOEFL 105 (internet-based) or an equivalent Cambridge Exam. The only exemption is if the student's native tongue is English.