University of Limerick


Course Name Journalism
Course Provider University of Limerick
Course Code 33172 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Limerick Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Limerick Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Qualification Letters Grad Dip / MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 09/Sep/2019
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Duration 1 Year Full-Time (GDJOURTFAD) Or 2 Years Part-Time (GDJOURTPAD).
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Application Fee An Application Fee of €35 (electronically) or €40 Bank Draft/Cheque will apply to all taught postgraduate programmes.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants for the Graduate Diploma should normally possess a primary degree in any discipline with at least Second Class Honours Grade 2 (Primary degree: Level 8 - National Qualifications Authority of Ireland). Applicants should have a high standard...

Course Content The Graduate Diploma/MA in Journalism aims to equip graduates with the high-level research skills essential to all kinds of journalism, a solid appreciation of the ethical and legal issues in the profession and a critical understanding of how the media operates. Students will also gain practical experience of what it feels like to work as a journalist by completing assignments to deadline while on the course.
Subjects Taught

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At Graduate Diploma level, full-time students will take the following modules:

Autumn Semester
• Journalistic Writing for News
• Professional Skills for Journalism and Team Project
• Introduction to Broadcasting and Media L...

Further Enquiries Course Director
Dr Henry Silke
Tel: +353 (0) 61 233670
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