Journalism (Sport Journalism) BA (Hons)

Course Overview - Journalism (Sport Journalism) BA (Hons)

Want to work in sports journalism, reporting and commentating on live sport, interviewing the key players and opinion-formers and investigating the stories behind the headlines? Marjon’s Sports Journalism degree will give you the skills, knowledge and experience you’ll need to take those first important steps towards a career like no other. Our Sports Journalism students work with matchday media teams at Plymouth Argyle, Parkway, Albion rugby and Patriots basketball, as well as at a whole host of other clubs and sports content providers across the region.

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Course Information

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3 Years

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Main Site

Course Address
Plymouth Marjon University
Derriford Road

Application Details

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Points of Entry

Year 1, Year 2, Year 3

Entry Requirements

UCAS Tariff


Must be achieved from 3 A levels, BTECs or other acceptable Level 3 qualifications

Access to HE Diploma

Pass with 23-45 Level 3 credits at Merit/Distinction with a minimum of 6 credits at Distinction

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)


or a combination of BTEC Level 3 grades

GCSE/National 4/National 5

GCSE Grade C or 4 English Language or an acceptable equivalent qualification


We will accept 2 AS levels in lieu of one A level but must be accompanied by 2 A Levels or BTECs General Studies is excluded.

A level


Excluding General Studies

T Level


Grade P(C+)

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Fees and funding

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Channel Islands, Republic of Ireland £9,250
EU, International £14,500

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