Journalism (MA)

During Induction week, make sure you follow your course induction schedule below, this must take priority over any other events. Most of these induction events will be on campus but there may be additional online events that you will need to attend or watch.

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Induction schedule

Please read the live version of your schedule below and make sure to check back here for any updates.

Tuesday 20 September

Time Event details Location
10:30am - 11:30am

Welcome to Oxford Brookes University with your Subject Coordinator

JHB.407, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus.

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Welcome to the Oxford International Centre for Publishing

  • Introduction to teaching and support staff 
  • Introduction to the group exercise

JHB.408, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus.

2:30pm - 4:30pm

Coffee & short talks for undergraduate and postgraduate Publishing and Journalism:

  • Introduction to the Brookes Union
  • NUJ Oxford Branch intro + student journalism society
  • Society of Young Publishers (SYP)
  • Oxford Publishing Society (OPuS)
  • MJP Society (PUB SOC)
  • Introduction to Hybrid, the course publication

JHB.408, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus.

Wednesday 21 September

Time Event details Location
9:30am - 10:30am

Library tour

Library reception, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus.

10:30am - 11:30am

Introduction to the podcasting suite - drop-in session. Join any time during the hour.

Podcasting suite, Headington Hill Hall, Headington Hill site, Headington Campus.

12:30pm - 1:00pm

Introduction to the NCTJ Diploma

John Henry Brookes Lecture Theatre, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus.

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Careers and work experience

John Henry Brookes Lecture Theatre, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus.

2:30pm - 4:30pm

Meet your academic adviser - 30-minute slots

The slot for booking your appointment will be sent to you directly.

Thursday 22 September

Time Event details Location
On Demand

Group work exercise - find a news story in town

Self-guided. Further information to be provided during induction week.

Key contacts

Job title Name Contact details
Student Support Coordinator Catherine Foley catherine.foley@brookes.ac.uk 
Subject Coordinator Samantha Harman sharman@brookes.ac.uk 
Programme Lead  Angus Phillips angus.phillips@brookes.ac.uk 
Programme Administrator Daniel Vicars dvicars@brookes.ac.uk
Academic Liaison Librarian  Deborah Lenihan dflenihan@brookes.ac.uk