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  • Take note of the modules you wish to select.
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M.A. in Journalism
Course Short Code
MAJ
Course Year
1
Course Offering: 01

MA in Journalism, Year 1, Full-Time

****IMPORTANT MESSAGE****

The purpose of this information sheet is to allow you view all modules connected to the Qualification, optional and core. You should print this sheet out and then continue to the next step where your registration will take place.

It is your responsibility to ensure that you register correctly

 

CORE MODULES

SEMESTER 1

CM501

CM5038

CM508

CM509

CM598

News Reporting

News Editing

Media Law

Video Journalism

Journalism Ethics

5 Credits

5 Credits

5 Credits

5 Credits

5 Credits

 SEMESTER 2

CM5039

CM504

CM506

CM5130

CM5024 

Radio Journalism

Networked News

Newsday

Feature Writing

Social and Mobile Journalism

5 Credits

5 Credits

5 Credits

5 Credits

5 Credits

AUTUMN SEMESTER

CM5140

CM551

MAJ Project/Dissertation

Intra

15 Credits

5 Credits

 
OPTIONAL MODULES

SEMESTER 1

Choose 2 from the following:

CM3008

CM3011

CM3013

Perspectives on Political & Financial Journalism

Climate Change and the Media

Peace and Conflict Journalism

5 Credits

5 Credits

5 Credits

 
 
 

SEMESTER 2

Choose 2 from the following:

 

 

CM2003

CM263

CM2760

Data Journalism

News Design

Photojournalism

5 Credits

5 Credits

5 Credits

 

 

 

You may choose the following non-contributing module, the marks for which will not contribute to your final degree award :

The Uaneen Module (UM405) is a non-contributing, optional, extra-curricular module with a portfolio assessment. For full details on this module please visit - http://www.dcu.ie/uaneen/index.shtml.

 

UM405

Uaneen Non-Contributing Module

5 Credits

 

Last Reviewed::  1st October 2020

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