Are you ready to grow your expertise and unlock an advanced set of skills within the diverse world of media and journalism?

Studying Media and Journalism at the University of Hertfordshire will open the door to a wealth of knowledge, from in-depth analysis of media texts to the development of communication strategies.

Our MA in Journalism and Media Communications benefits from a flexible programme structure where you have the option of a work-placement year or advanced research. Furthermore, you can gain insight into the world of media and journalism via periodic guest lectures with industry leaders. Both of these course features will grant you access to unique learning and network opportunities. These advantages meant that previous graduates have been able to pursue a variety of roles in media such as Press Officers, Social Media Managers, and Journalists for organisations including BBC, Mail Online, The Expat magazine and Euromonitor.

Our MA in Public Relations and Digital Communication is also flexible. You have the option either to fast-track the course and complete it in one academic year, or in two years with a choice of a work placement or advanced research. Start your studying in September or January.

Our partnership with PRCA (Public Relations and Communications Association) grants you access to numerous benefits to instantly strengthen your prospects and employability.

Why choose Herts?

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Connected to industry

Opportunity to take a placement year or pursue advanced research

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Professional accreditation

Get educational membership of the British Society of Magazine Editors while studying for the MA in Journalism