The Master of Arts in Journalism (incorporating MAJ, Sport) at the University of Limerick is an innovative and comprehensive one-year program that prepares students to become leaders in digital media. This program combines a robust range of courses in journalism, multimedia platforms, and sports reporting with an emphasis on real-world practical experience. Students will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience through a variety of projects such as creating digital content for news outlets or writing feature stories on sport events. At the same time, they gain an understanding of the ethical and legal frameworks within which journalists operate and develop their own professional codes of practice. In addition, they are equipped with skills such as media relations and social media management that will be invaluable for their future careers in the sector. With strong ties with industry professionals, this program provides students with excellent career prospects and opportunities for professional growth.