Studying this course means you'll have opportunities to be involved with organisations outside the university – you can find out about them here.
Our students have the chance to undertake work placements on professional publications. These include:
The journalism department has a successful partnership with Haymarket Network, the customer publishing division of Haymarket Publishing. Haymarket runs an annual project for students in conjunction with the department.
Students apply to take part in the projects, which in the past have involved:
Participants can compete for Haymarket Fellowships, which come with a substantial cash prize. Several students who have worked on the projects have secured jobs at Haymarket after graduation.
We also regularly host speakers from the journalism industry. Read more in the Events and lectures section.
As a student on this course you will be part of the Kingston Writing School, a vibrant community of outstanding writers, journalists and publishers.