Glasgow Caledonian University Journalism
Our programme is designed for individuals with a passion for journalism and current affairs, and covers print, radio, television and the web.
You’ll gain the practical skills key to success in this competitive industry such as shorthand, news reporting and page layout, use sophisticated video, audio recording and editing equipment, and write for online and social media. You will also study media law, government, ethics and the media industries.
Our academic staff are all experienced journalists with credible industry contacts, within the BBC, STV, Newsquest and The Scotsman. Professionals from these organisations frequently deliver guest lectures, mentor students, and facilitate a wide range of placements and extra-curricular opportunities to boost your CV and career prospects.
Find out more about Media & Journalism at GCU
Tuition fees need to be paid to the university however some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university. A guide to fees at GCU.
A level: BCC PLUS GCSE English B/6
ILC Higher: H1, H2, H2, H3 including English at H2 or above
IB Diploma: 25 points BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma DMM plus GCSE requirements
BTEC: Level 3 Extended Diploma in relevant subject at DMM PLUS GCSE English B/6