Journalism and Public Relations BA (Hons)

Many journalists and PR consultants enjoy careers that span these two exciting areas. Acquire your own exceptional range of communications abilities – blending practical journalism and PR skills – to open doors to you.

From news-gathering, features, editorial and production to researching and targeting a particular media or sector to achieve a client’s business goals - this degree covers it all.

Taught by staff experienced in local, regional, national or international journalism and PR, develop the analytical and creative skills needed by modern journalists and PR professionals, and master the multimedia tools used in magazine, newsletter and newspaper publishing in print and online.

BA (Hons) Award
October Start
Full-time Study Mode
3 years Duration
PP25 UCAS Code

Entry Requirements For This Course

We will consider you as an individual and take into account all elements of your application, not just your qualifications. We are looking for breadth and depth in your current studies and enthusiasm for the subject you wish to study.

UCAS has introduced a new tariff for courses starting from September 2017. This means the points you will be asked for are different to previous years but the grades you receive have not changed.

At least 80 points with 64 points from 2 A level passes at C or above.

At least 80 points with 64 from Merit Merit in two BTEC Subsidiary Diplomas or one BTEC Diploma.

At least 80 points with Merit Merit Pass in the BTEC Extended Diploma.

A completed Access to Higher Education Diploma.

Equivalent qualifications such as Irish Leaving Certificate, OCR Nationals, International Baccalaureate and CACHE Level 3 awards.

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