This MA is aimed at students with an interest in news documentary and current affairs. The degree offers both a critical engagement with, and a specialist practical training in, journalism and documentary making. On successful completion of this MA, you will be equipped for a wide range of employment in the field of news and documentary making.
UK entrance requirements
A first- or upper second-class undergraduate honours degree in an appropriate discipline. They also welcome applicants who do not have this academic qualification who are able to demonstrate in their application that they have relevant professional/creative skills and experience.
Overseas entrance requirements
Sussex receives applications from all over the world and is therefore very experienced in assessing the qualifications offered by students from outside the UK.
For information on some of the most common international qualifications that meet their general entry requirements, please refer to the table in their International students section.
English language requirements
IELTS 7.0, with not less than 6.5 in each section or Internet TOEFL with 100 overall including 27 in both Speaking and Writing. For more information, refer to English language requirements .