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University of Lincoln: Journalism (Sports)

Institution University of Lincoln View institution profile
Department School of English and Journalism
Web https://www.lincoln.ac.uk
Email enquiries@lincoln.ac.uk
Telephone 01522 886644
Study type Taught

Summary

This Master's programme, run by former and current sports journalists, is designed to prepare you for an exciting career in sports journalism.

You will have the chance to develop the skills to report on local and national sports events and have the opportunity to broadcast and produce your own sports content on one of our campus-based media platforms.

The programme’s work placement scheme gives you the opportunity to gain practical experience designed to help prepare you for a career in this sector. Previously, students have been able to draw on experience with BBC Sport and BBC Radio 5 Live, talkSPORT and ITV. Please note that students are responsible for their travel, accommodation and general living costs while undertaking a work placement.

You may have the opportunity to hear from a number of guest speakers. Recent speakers have included BBC Director of London 2012 Roger Mosey, Controller of 5 Live Jonathan Wall, Editor of FourFourTwo David Hall and ITV commentator Clive Tyldesley.

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University of Lincoln

 

The University of Lincoln is home to a growing community of students from around the world and we are delighted that you are considering joining us.

Since Her Majesty the Queen opened the first University of Lincoln building on the Brayford Pool Campus, we have welcomed more than 90,000 students from across 135 countries. Today, we are listed in the world’s top 150 universities in the Times Higher Education’s (THE) Young University Rankings 2020.

Lincoln is placed among the top 20 universities in the UK for student satisfaction in both the Complete University Guide 2022 and the …

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