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Journalism students talk about their work placements

Despite the Covid-19 pandemic Sheffield's journalism undergraduates have enjoyed rewarding work experience placements, testing and extending their skills and providing a great addition to their…

From  Pete Green on May 10th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Journalism students describe the city of Sheffield

A group of our undergraduates pick out some of their favourite qualities of the city that's been home for the past three years. Some recurrent themes emerge...

From  Pete Green on April 7th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Describe your experience as a Sheffield journalism student

Final-year students from our BA Journalism Studies degree sum up their experience with us, touching upon their learning highlights, careers preparation, making friends, and succeeding despite the…

From  Pete Green on March 9th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Introducing... Matt Robson

Broadcast journalism tutor Matt Robson on what he loves about teaching, his old job with the BBC, the future of his profession, why he doesn't want to leave Sheffield, and why video editing is…

From  Pete Green on March 2nd, 2021 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Why did you choose journalism at Sheffield?

Students explain why they decided to enrol on the University of Sheffield's BA Journalism Studies degree, highlighting: the great study facilities knowledgeable and friendly teaching staff…

From  Pete Green on February 23rd, 2021 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Introducing... Dr Dmitry Chernobrov

In the first of a new series introducing academic staff from the Department of Journalism Studies, Dr Dmitry Chernobrov discusses what he loves about teaching, why he joined the University of…

From  Pete Green on December 16th, 2020 0 likes 144 plays 0  

BA Journalism Studies at Sheffield: course overview for applicants

An overview of content on the BA Journalism Studies degree, from course tutor Will Oliphant.

From  Evie Allsop on December 9th, 2020 0 likes 40 plays 0  

In depth: Lisa Bradley on the first year of BA Journalism Studies

BA Journalism Studies course leader Lisa Bradley goes into detail about what students can expect on the first year of the degree.

From  Pete Green on November 4th, 2020 0 likes 44 plays 0  

BA Journalism Studies at Sheffield: a student perspective

For several years Sheffield has been rated among the UK's top universities for journalism studies. In this video our undergraduates talk about how our BA Journalism Studies degree shows the…

From  Pete Green on June 19th, 2020 0 likes 447 plays 0  

Defining Freedom of the Press: a quick overview

Project leader Dr John Steel introduces Defining Freedom of the Press: a collaborative, comparative study of media regulation and standards in 13 European countries, with potentially major positive…

From  Pete Green on June 17th, 2020 0 likes 36 plays 0  

What's The Point of News? Tony Harcup introduces his new book

How do we define news? Who is it for? Whose voices does it amplify, and whose does it silence? Dr Tony Harcup of the Department of Journalism Studies tackles all these questions and more in his new…

From  Pete Green on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Media law and court reporting

Employers in the media need to know that their reporters are fully conversant with the law around journalism. Polly Mosley introduces the subjects of media law and court reporting - fundamentals of…

From  Pete Green on April 21st, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Newsdays: where the magic happens

Newsdays are when Sheffield journalism students try out their skills for real, hunting down stories, creating multimedia content and publishing on real, public-facing news sites. Michelle Rawlins…

From  Pete Green on April 16th, 2020 0 likes 45 plays 0  

Beyond year 1: advancing your media skills

Video editor extraordinaire Matt Robson gives the lowdown on some of the advanced techniques learned by Sheffield journalism students as their BA degree progresses.

From  Pete Green on April 15th, 2020 0 likes 33 plays 0  

BA Journalism Studies: what you learn and why it matters

Lisa Bradley studied journalism at Sheffield before embarking on a successful career in the media and eventually returning to the University to teach. In this video she explains how our students…

From  Pete Green on April 15th, 2020 0 likes 27 plays 0  

BA Journalism Studies: an overview from Katie Stewart

Senior university teacher Katie Stewart talks through some finer detail of the undergraduate journalism degree for offer holders, including careers and work placements and the brilliant industry…

From  Pete Green on April 15th, 2020 0 likes 37 plays 0