Courses & Programmes


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There are 5 courses and programmes

  • National Diploma in Journalism (Multi-media) (Level 5)

    Build your skills in research, interviewing, writing, photography and video storytelling. Use your smartphone to be a mobile journalist. Graduates can get jobs in newspapers, web, TV, mobile, social media, as videographers and in PR/communications.

  • Certificate in Multimedia Journalism

    Learn how to research, interview, write news stories for the web, print and radio, shoot news video and take news photos in this introductory journalism programme. LEVEL 4

  • Graduate Diploma in Publishing (Applied)

    Get qualified for a career in digital and print publishing with this popular and highly regarded programme. Skills gained include editing, marketing, layout, production and project management. LEVEL 7

  • Graduate Diploma in Creative Writing

    Experienced writers are supported towards developing a book or manuscript through individual mentoring from well-known professionals. Your work may be script, poetry, fiction or non-fiction. LEVEL 7

  • Bachelor of Applied Arts (Creative Writing)

    If you're serious about writing, this programme will help you develop your skills in various kinds of writing; including short fiction, non-fiction, script-writing and poetry. LEVEL 7

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