Kings Cornerstone International College

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Ulster University

BA (Hons) Journalism

Start date: 19/08/24
Last date to apply: 30/04/24

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Journalism - Pathway to Ulster University

Specialisation

Key Benefits of the program

20 Lacs Savings when you study Ulster transfer program through KCIC.

Final 1 year in Belfast, UK 240 credits in KCIC and 120 credits in the UK​

2 Years Post Study work visa.
Ulster employability rates is 94%

Average salary for a Journalism graduate in the UK is £37,692 per year.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE AND FEES

The Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Journalism at Ulster University is a transformative three-year program that begins with two foundational years at Kings Cornerstone International College, followed by an immersive final year at Ulster University. This dynamic curriculum provides students with a comprehensive skill set, covering various aspects of journalism such as news reporting, feature writing, digital journalism, and multimedia storytelling. Throughout the program, emphasis is placed on fostering critical thinking, ethical journalism practices, and proficiency in communication technologies. Graduates emerge well-prepared for diverse roles in the dynamic field of journalism, with opportunities spanning prominent media organizations in the UK, including the BBC, ITV, Sky News, The Guardian, and other regional newspapers and online platforms. The BA (Hons) Journalism program not only equips students with a solid foundation for successful journalism careers but also provides them with practical insights and a global perspective that are increasingly valuable in the ever-evolving media industry.

PHASE 1

Kings Cornerstone

Country

India

Course Name

UK Ofqual regulated Diploma Level 5

Tuition Fees

Rs 6,00,000 + GST Per Annum

Cost of living

N/A

Study Option

On Campus

Duration

24 months in Chennai

Eligibility

Students who have cleared 10 + 2 examinations, (e.g. A level, CBSE, HSC, IBDP, ISC, etc.) from any stream with 60% marks or above

PHASE 2

Ulster University

Country

United Kingdom

Course Name

BA (Hons) Journalism

Tuition Fees

£16000

Cost of living

£9207

Study Option

On Campus

Duration

12 months in UK

Eligibility

Completion of KCIC taught Journalism - Level 5 Pearson Qualification with Merit Grade

Selection Criteria

Visa History

Applicants must have a clean immigration history for the intended destination, demonstrating compliance with immigration regulations and increasing the chances of a successful application.

Financial Evidence

Prospective students need to provide evidence of financial sources, such as bank statements. Parental financial support or a good credit rating for educational bank loans is considered positively.

Admission Criteria

Students who have cleared 10 + 2 examinations, (e.g. A level, CBSE, HSC, IBDP, ISC, etc.) from any stream with 60% marks or above

Career Opportunities

News Reporter
Digital Journalist
Editor
Multimedia Journalist
Content Producer
Investigative Journalist

Syllabus

  • Individual Project (Pearson-set)
  • Creative Media Industry
  • Professional Practice
  • Journalism Practices
  • Journalism & Society
  • Digital Page Production
  • Investigative Journalism
  • Reportage
  • Collaborative Project (Pearson-set)
  • Personal Professional Development
  • Advanced Journalism Studies
  • Web Development Frameworks Specialist Journalism
  • Work-based Learning
  • Film Criticism
  • Audio/Visual Journalism
  • Journalism Major Project
  • Journalism Dissertation
  • Investigative Journalism
  • Journalism Research in a Global Context

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