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

  • Diploma in Creative Writing (Advanced)

    Undertake specialised study and practice in the craft of writing a novel, screenplay, short fiction, poetry or non-fiction work. You will have tutor and mentoring support to produce a first draft manuscript. LEVEL 6

  • Editing Masterclass

    Learn from established book editors and receive individual feedback and peer support through workshops, forums and online course material. This course improves skills and expands opportunities for experienced editors already working in publishing.

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