Journalism courses 

The Centre for Broadcasting & Journalism at Nottingham Trent University has been training aspiring journalists for over 20 years. Our journalism courses are among the most highly-regarded in the UK and our graduates have gone on to work on TV with the BBC, ITN, Sky News, major newspapers and magazines plus numerous BBC and commercial radio stations across the country.

Undergraduate journalism courses:

This three-year full-time vocational course, developed in close association with major media organisations offers all you need for a career in radio, television or online news.

This vocational degree combines specialist academic and practical training which aims to turn students into outstanding journalists with a critical understanding of the industry.

Postgraduate journalism courses:

This course prepares you to work in radio and television newsrooms and factual programming. 

The Magazine Journalism course offers specialist training to equip you with the well-rounded skills required to work in a magazine editorial team. 

Training on this course includes interviewing, story construction, specialised reporting such as court, council and sport plus writing columns, reviews and features for both print and online.

This course will prepare you to research and produce long-form journalism for online, radio and television. It includes all the steps of the process from research and production across multi-platforms, to making a pitch, the commissioning process, costing and budgets.





Students presenting a news bulletin
Student producing a radio programme.
Students working on a newspaper production