Course Description

Advanced Certificate in Journalism for New Media, TV and Radio

This practical course gives students the chance to add to their portfolio of Journalism items by giving the students the opportunity to bring their skills and knowledge to the production of digital items such as blogs and podcasts. Students will also work on managing and operating DFEi’s very own news radio service

Areas of Study

  • Feature Writing
  • Media Industry Awareness
  • News Writing
  • Media Ethics and Legal Framework
  • Radio News Broadcasting
  • Journalistic Research Skills
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Communications
  • Shorthand
CollegeDun Laoghaire Further Education Institute
Course LocationDublin
Location PostcodeCo. Dublin
Course CategoryJournalism, Media
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationLevel 6 Advanced Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Awarding Body DetailsLevel 6 QQI Award Media Production (6M5130)
Course Start Date14th September 2020
Course Duration1 year
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsOne of the following: • Level 5 QQI Award in Journalism or equivalent • Degree Graduates • Applications are welcome from mature students who have significant previous experience in Journalism
Carear PathAs well as preparing students for a career in online, TV, radio and print journalism, this qualification would also be very useful in areas such as social media management, online content production, communications, and public relations and advertising.
Course Code6M5130
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Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute

17 Cumberland Street, Dún Laoghaire, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute
17 Cumberland Street
Dún Laoghaire, Dublin
Republic of Ireland
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