Media, Journalism and Publishing

BA (Hons)

Key facts

Start dates

September 2023 / September 2024

Course length

Full time: 3 years

Part time: up to 6 years




School of Arts


Our Media, Journalism and Publishing degree is ideal if you want to work as a journalist, in PR or in publishing.

This course will give you up-to-date knowledge and skills in digital journalism and publishing with an emphasis on writing and publishing. You can choose either journalism, book publishing or both.

You’ll learn practical skills in:

  • editorial
  • design
  • video
  • marketing.

Aspiring journalists can take advantage of live reportage opportunities to enhance their writing portfolios.

You will be taught by staff who have worked in the media and continue their connections through research and consultancy.

Oxford is the home of many global publishing brands, and our industry network extends to leading media organizations such as Bloomsbury, Penguin Random House, Hearst, Conde Nast, Future, Immediate, BBC, Google and more.

Specific entry requirements

GCSE: English Language at grade 4/C or above