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This course is subject to approval

Key Facts

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Start Dates: Oct
Attendance: Part-time
Course Level:Undergraduate
Duration: 6 Years
Campus Location: University Square Campus, Luton

About the course

This practical, hands-on degree fully prepares you for the fast-paced world of sports TV and radio, offering immediate opportunities to work on live outside broadcasts as well as in our on-site radio station and multi-camera HD TV studio.

On this part-time, six-year course, you work in a modern, hi-tech environment, turning your ideas into real-life programmes under the guidance of our experienced academic team, who have a strong track record in the sports TV and radio industry. The course challenges you to innovate through developing your own skills and collaborating with other students to solve production problems.

There are many opportunities to develop your research skills, industry awareness and employability with units including content and creation, which develops your skills in production planning and decision-making; reporting and writing; and practical sports journalism. In your final Special Project, you have the chance to bring all your skills together either by creating a piece of sports programming or writing a research-based dissertation.

Why choose this course?

  • Work in high-spec television and radio studios and edit suites
  • Access our media store, equipped with industry-standard camera, sound and lighting equipment
  • Benefit from building your skills through practical workshops, screenings and industry masterclasses
  • Become a confident, multi-skilled practitioner with a developed awareness of the current television and radio broadcasting industry
  • Put your skills into practice via real-life sports reporting assignments
  • Report for our news website and broadcast on our community radio station, Radio Lab
  • Gain core communication and multimedia skills highly valued across a range of graduate industries
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We support you every step of the way

We offer a Merit Scholarship, worth £2,400* over 3 academic years, which is awarded to those who can demonstrate a high level of academic achievement, through scoring 112 UCAS tariff points or more.

The campus where this course is taught

Why study in the School of Culture and Communications

  • Industry links and Media Masterclasses
  • Media arts centre equipped with industry standard facilities

Entry Requirements

This course is subject to approval. Entry requirements will be confirmed once the course is validated.


Sports TV Production is an attractive and unique proposition for UK and overseas students wanting to pursue a career in sports television production.

It is estimated that the sports industry in the UK is worth £20.3bn and generates almost half-a-million jobs.

This course could lead to a career as a sports journalist, news journalist, web content manager or public relations officer.

Fees and Funding

The full-time standard undergraduate tuition fee for the Academic Year 2021/22 is £9,250 per year. You can apply for a loan from the Government to help pay for your tuition fees. You can also apply for a maintenance loan from the Government to help cover your living costs.

See www.gov.uk/student-finance

The University of Bedfordshire offers a number of scholarships and bursaries to help you finance your studies.

See www.beds.ac.uk/scholarships

The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

Alternatively if you have any questions around fees and funding, please email admission@beds.ac.uk

The full-time standard undergraduate tuition fee for the Academic Year 2021/22 is £9,250 per year.

The University of Bedfordshire offers a number of scholarships and bursaries to help you finance your studies.

See www.beds.ac.uk/scholarships

The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

Alternatively if you have any questions around fees and funding, please email admission@beds.ac.uk

The full-time standard undergraduate tuition fee for the academic year 2021/22 is £12,350 per year. A prompt payment discount is available if you pay the full Year 1 fee before or at registration. There are also special scholarships available.

See www.beds.ac.uk/intfees

The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

Alternatively if you have any questions around fees and funding, please email admission@beds.ac.uk

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Fees and Funding


The full-time standard undergraduate tuition fee for the Academic Year 2021/22 is £9,250 per year. You can apply for a loan from the Government to help pay for your tuition fees. You can also apply for a maintenance loan from the Government to help cover your living costs.

See www.gov.uk/student-finance

The University of Bedfordshire offers a number of scholarships and bursaries to help you finance your studies.

See www.beds.ac.uk/scholarships

The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

Alternatively if you have any questions around fees and funding, please email admission@beds.ac.uk


The full-time standard undergraduate tuition fee for the Academic Year 2021/22 is £9,250 per year.

The University of Bedfordshire offers a number of scholarships and bursaries to help you finance your studies.

See www.beds.ac.uk/scholarships

The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

Alternatively if you have any questions around fees and funding, please email admission@beds.ac.uk


The full-time standard undergraduate tuition fee for the academic year 2021/22 is £12,350 per year. A prompt payment discount is available if you pay the full Year 1 fee before or at registration. There are also special scholarships available.

See www.beds.ac.uk/intfees

The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

Alternatively if you have any questions around fees and funding, please email admission@beds.ac.uk

Extra Costs

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How to Apply

Application for this undergraduate course is direct to the University of Bedfordshire.

Please contact admission@beds.ac.uk for further details.

Application for this undergraduate course is direct to the University of Bedfordshire.

Please contact admission@beds.ac.uk for further details.

 

International students applying for a full-time undergraduate degree at the University of Bedfordshire should apply direct using our admissions form or via our representatives in your home country

You can also apply online

Find out more about how to apply as an International student

How to Apply


Application for this undergraduate course is direct to the University of Bedfordshire.

Please contact admission@beds.ac.uk for further details.


Application for this undergraduate course is direct to the University of Bedfordshire.

Please contact admission@beds.ac.uk for further details.

 


International students applying for a full-time undergraduate degree at the University of Bedfordshire should apply direct using our admissions form or via our representatives in your home country

You can also apply online

Find out more about how to apply as an International student