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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 5 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 15 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 16 plays 0  

Using Nexis

Nexis is a database that provides news content from a range of sources. Use Nexis to find news content from UK national and regional newspapers, international newspapers, newswires, and foreign…

From  Vicky Grant on January 26th, 2021 0 likes 147 plays 0  

BA Digital Media & Society themed routes

The BA Digital Media and Society team at the University of Sheffield introduce you to the themed routes you can choose to take through the programme, in either Education, Marketing and Consumer…

From  Jennifer Scott on January 12th, 2021 0 likes 17 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 134 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 36 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  

Photography Composition

This video introduces photography composition for beginners, as well as some simple composition techniques to get you started.

From  Creative Media Email on October 23rd, 2020 0 likes 106 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 417 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 35 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 44 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 32 plays 0