UAB's Virtual Fair for Master's Degrees and Graduate Courses
Information sessions will be offered online from 22 to 26 February: clear up any doubts you may have directly with the coordinators of the master's degree or graduate programme. Registration is open!
- UAB-specific Master's Degree
- Code: 2812/10
- 10th edition
- Modality: Onsite
- Credits: 60 ECTS
- Start date: 01/02/2021
- Finish date: 30/11/2021
- Places: 50
- Orientation: Academic, Professional
- Price: 4050 ¤
Special price 3645 ¤
Group of application:
- Teaching language: Spanish
- Location: Graduate School, Campus UAB, Bellaterra (Barcelona)
Through the delivery of theoretical-practical sessions, the master teaches basic tools to deal with the production of travel journalism content for all formats: from large press reports to radio capsules, television programs and articles for the web.
The master’s degree was created to respond to the need to offer new formulas and detach from conventional and immovable tourism, providing added value and proper content to the act of travelling. It provides a multifaceted and multidisciplinary approach, which from journalism is intended to cover many other areas of social sciences.
The master’s degree in Travel Journalism is addressed to all those professionals who wish to be entrepreneurs with initiatives and original projects in the field of travel communication: such as the creation of specialized travel agencies or the production of content for radio, television, written media or multimedia.
Career opportunitiesPossibilities and professional opportunities offered by the master's degree in Travel Journalism range from positions linked to the field of tourism to travel communication (in press cabinets, magazines, web platforms or media) and specialized journalism.
The course trains multitasking and multipurpose professionals, capable of working as content editors, text editors, audiovisual producers and/or webmasters in magazines, newspapers, producing agencies, television, radio and multimedia projects linked to communication and travel sectors.
Alternatively, the master's degree is aimed at providing the necessary knowledge so that students can become successful professionals capable of developing a solid career as tour guides, communication and public relations managers and marketing experts in companies in the sector.
To all this must be added the possibility of designing and constituting successful initiatives and projects, such as the creation of companies in the field of travel communication. All this from the contents that make up the academic curriculum of the programme.
Added to this is the possibility of designing and setting up a company for travel communication taking advantage of knowledge gained from the content of the course.
The onsite element of the Master's degree includes the possibility of optional curricular work experience in companies in the travel journalism sector (travel agencies, media, etc.) with the aim of reinforcing the course content. The availability of places depends on the vacanices offered at the beginning of the application period. Students may carry out between 220 and 225 hours of work experience.
Scholarships and financial aid
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Departamento de Periodismo y de Ciencias de la Comunicación
Diana Sanjines Toubia