School of Journalism, Media and Culture
New home for School of Journalism, Media and Culture.
Our School of Journalism, Media and Culture is moving to a new city centre location alongside BBC Cymru Wales.
The relocation will support the School to build stronger industry links and boost student employability through direct access to major media organisations.
Layout and interior
Architects IBI were commissioned to design the layout and interior design of the School, which will feature:
- 4 lecture theatres including a 300-seat lecture theatre
- 5 seminar rooms
- dedicated library space
- 6 newsrooms
- TV and radio studios
- innovation and computer labs
- editing suites
- postgraduate research space
- Centre for Community Journalism
- social staircase.
- due to be completed: September 2018
- architects: IBI Group
- contractors: ISG.
The development is targeted with achieving a BREEAM excellent rating. The separate tenants support this with a green lease agreement encompassing sustainable procurement, air and water quality and travel planning.