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Journalism

University of Johannesburg

Ph.D. On Campus
36 months
Duration
797 EUR/year
1065 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
Unknown
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About

Journalism from University of Johannesburg is providing innovative and committed teaching and illustrious research outputs.

Overview

Journalism from University of Johannesburg comprises a thesis that makes an original contribution to the field of Journalism on a topic selected in consultation with the Departmental Chairperson. A maximum of four advanced seminars on relevant aspects of the topic of study and an oral examination (the equivalent of two papers each consisting of four modules) as prescribed in the General Regulation book are required. A research article that is suitable for publication in an academic journal is also required.

Students at Journalism from University of Johannesburg will:

  • gain substantial and explicit skills components.
  • succeed in the workplace,
  • get an intense, stimulating, challenging and supportive experience

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Editing & Production
  • Feature Writing
  • International Perspectives on Media Law, Ethics & Regulation
  • Journalism Theory
  • Reporting
  • Dissertation
  • Negotiated Skills Development.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
105
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
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Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
105
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Master’s Degree in Communication is required, with a minimum average of 65%. 
  • Valid Passport or Identity Document.
  • Sworn English Translation of documents (Documents issued in any Language other than English)
  • Provide proof of a non -  refundable Application Fee R200.00 (only hardcopy application)
  • Provide proof of the English Proficiency where English was not used as a medium of lecturing (the University prefers the applicant to take the IELTS at an overall score of 7 and TOEFL at an average score of 105–120 for Postgraduate programmes) 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    797 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 797 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    1065 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1065 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National students fee per semester is R9 790,00 - R19 660,00
  • International students fee per year is R14,634 – R171,158.

Funding

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