University of Hull Journalism

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University of Hull Journalism

University of Hull Journalism

Publishing, journalism and the media

This area of work is very popular, so you will need to gain as much relevant experience as you can in order to outdo the competition, and to develop your network of contacts.

Many posts are not advertised, so be prepared to make speculative approaches, and develop a portfolio of work.

BBC studios tour Hull Attending careers events and gaining relevant experience can help you make an informed decision about your career and can improve your chances of securing a job.
Broadcast media (TV and Film)


Broadcast Journalist

Location Manager

Make-up artist

Production designer, theatre/television/film

Programme Researcher, broadcasting/film/video

Radio Broadcast Assistant

Radio Producer

Runner, broadcasting/film/video

Television floor manager

Television Production Assistant

Television/film/video producer

Skillset – Sector Skills Council for the creative industries inc. TV, radio and film. Has careers information and resources

Media Production


Broadcast Engineer

Film/video editor

Lighting Director

Lighting Technician

Sound Technician, broadcasting/film/video

Television camera operator


Broadcast NowBBC jobs website

Creative Choices TV

Channel 4 – 4Talent

ITV jobs

Independent Media

BBC Work experience

BBC Writers Room

BBC New Talent -subscription service

The Broadcast Journalism Training Council


IFeatures, the UK’s most exciting low budget feature film initiative

Film Skills Training

Film & TV Freelance Training

Film Director

Film/video Production Manager

Screen Yorkshire

Film London

Northern Media

Scottish Screen

Screen East

Screen South

Screen Training Ireland

South West Screen

Wales Screen Commission

Journalism and writing


PowerPoint presentation by David Ricketts ‘Journalism – what to expect & how to get started’


Fashion Journalist

Skillset – Sector Skills Council for the creative industries inc. fashion

Magazine Journalist

Newspaper Journalist

View video clip from Penguin’s Annual Graduate Open Day ‘Getting into Publishing’

News Associates – free training courses

Press sub-editor

Science writer

Sports Beat – sports journalism courses

Technical Author


News Associates – various courses



Gain an insight into Publishing from Editorial Assistant and Hull graduate Rosalind Moody. (July 2015)


Publishing Association


Commissioning editor

Guardian Media

Editorial Assistant


Magazine Features Editor

Picture Researcher/editor

Print Production Planner

News Associates – various courses

Publishing copy-editor/Proofreader

Publishing rights manager

Multimedia specialist

The Rundown – Writing opportunities

Society of Young Publishers

New Media

Job Board – Geek Up

Simply New Media

Digital Media Jobs



Media Muppet – paid internships, work opportunities and more in media

TRC Media – Gen Up

Pact – UK trade association for the independent sector – International Film and TV Production Resources

Arts, culture and media jobs website

BBC PowerPoint on Creative and Digital careers


Grapevinejobs – Broadcast, film and music

Skeleton Productions – Video Production


The Job Crowd – reviews, interview tips, salaries and jobs within Media

General enquiries

University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull, HU6 7RX, United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 (0)1482 346311

Fax: +44 (0)1482 346511