BA (Hons) in Journalism

 

Name of Institution: QQI
Course Type: Undergraduate
Course Length: 3 years

Course Content

Year 1

Core Modules

  • Digital Photography

  • Introduction to Broadcasting

  • Ireland's Media

  • Information Technology for Journalism

  • Web Development

  • Communication for Personal Success

  • Learning to Learn

  • Basic News Reporting

  • Digital Media History

Year 2

Core Modules

  • Media Law and Ethics

  • Layout and Design

  • Multimedia Journalism

  • Feature Writing and Freelance Journalism

  • Employability Skills

  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship

  • Shorthand

  • Public Affairs

Year 3

Core Modules

  • Journalism Project

  • Advanced News and Broadcast Methods

  • Entertainment Journalism

  • Journalism Expertise

  • Employability in Action

  • Lifelong Learning

  • Online Analytics

  • Online Journalism

  • Magazine Production