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JOURNALISM AND MEDIA STUDIES
ADVANCED DIPLOMA IN JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATION


Duration 1 ½ Years
The course is designed for those wishing to pursue or develop a career in written or a Broadcast journalism.

The course introduces students to the role of the media in modern society and focuses on the skills needed to research, prepare and present new and information. It is intended to equip students with the skills which they require in order to operate effectively in the global communication environment.

The course is offered to those students who have attained a mean grade K.C.S.E, C and above and C+ in English.

PROFESSIONAL JOURNALISM


DIPLOMA 1 - 6 Months
1. Journalism for the Press and Broadcasting
2. Public Relations and Personnel Administration I
3. Business Communication and Environment
4. Reporting and Editing I
5. Dissertation

DIPLOMA 2-6 Months
1. Law for Journalists
2. Desktop Publishing and Computer Graphics
3. Organisation, Information Technology and Change
4. Advertising
5. Dissertation

ADVANCED DIPLOMA - 6 Months
1. Public Relations and Personal Administration II
2. Corporate and Strategic Planning
3. Business Policy
4. Reporting and Editing II
5. Dissertation

External Examination registration £25, Exams and £15 per subject - Dip. 1 £16 per subject - Dip. 2, £19 per subject - Adv. Dipl.
Exams June and December

Short courses


(I)Freelance writing, Editing & Publishing Skills
(iii) T.V./Video Production
(iii) Introduction to Radio Broadcasting
(iv) Photo Journalism
(v) Advertising