Course Description

Journalism for New Media, TV and Radio: Pre-University

This practical course gives students the skills, knowledge and confidence to start their career in the exciting world of journalism for online, video, podcasting, TV, radio and print. This course will explore the world of digital journalism which will include smartphone recording and editing, digital radio news production, and the basics of journalism – such as researching, writing and legal procedures.

Areas of Study

  • Research Skills for Journalism
  • Writing Skills for Journalism
  • Technical Skills for Journalism
  • Media Analysis
  • Legal Pratice and Procedures
  • Political Studies
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Communications
  • Work Experience
  • Digital Movie Processing
  • Radio Programme Production
CollegeDun Laoghaire Further Education Institute
Course LocationDublin
Course CategoryJournalism, Media
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationLevel 5 Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Awarding Body DetailsLevel 5 QQI Award Journalism
Course Start Date14th September 2020
Course DurationOne year full time
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsOne of the following: Leaving Certificate A Level 4 QQI Award Mature Applicants are welcome
Carear PathGraduates usually choose to advance to further studies, while others have gained employment as freelance or staff journalists, writing or editing content for online and print publications.
Course Code5M2464
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Course Provider

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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