Journalism is a very varied profession. The 70,000 journalists in Britain today range from music critics to war correspondents. They contribute to a wide range of publications, including:
Many other professions – such as public relations, advertising and publishing – also rely on people with journalistic skills.
If you're thinking of studying journalism but aren't sure whether it is the right career for you, here are a few things to consider:
If this sounds familiar, you may have the makings of a journalist yourself.
Riveronline – the website of the Kingston University Journalism Department's award-winning student newspaper.
As a student on this course you will be part of the Kingston Writing School, a vibrant community of outstanding writers, journalists and publishers.