Journalism & Digital Content

Cork Institute of Technology


Course Name Journalism & Digital Content
Course Provider Cork Institute of Technology
Course Code CR_HJDCC_9
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Cork Institute of Technology Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact the college for the next start date.
Application Date

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Closing date: 16th September 2019

International Applicant
Closing Date: 31st May 2019.

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Duration Online: 1 Year (3 Semesters, September to August)
Course Fee

Expand+EU applicants €5,000
Non EU Applicants - e-mail for details

Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only. Registration fees for professional bodies etc. are payable separately to these institutions.

Full-time (O...

Financial Support

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Tax Relief on Tuition Fees - Third Level Education Courses must be at least 2 academic years duration for undergraduates and 1 year for postgraduate course. Tax relief is available for one course per individual in a tax year and is at th...

Entry Requirements Entry requirements for this course will be in accordance with standard Institute admissions procedures. Entrants will be expected to hold minimum of a 2.2 honours degree.

Admission to the course will be on the basis of interview. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) will be applicable for candidates entering from the workplace or applying for admission from other institutes. Visit
Interview Yes
Comment Location: Bishopstown Campus, blended delivery
Course Content

The course is a well-rounded, professional programme that prepares graduates for positions in the media. The programme blends journalistic tools and techniques with content creation using new technologies and digital media to prepare studen...

Subjects Taught

Expand+All modules are worth 5 credits (ECTS) unless otherwise noted. The elective modules afford the learner the opportunity to broaden his/her skills set in other disciplines such as Studio Technology and Creative Thinking and Design.

Semester 1

Number of Credits 90
Further Enquiries Enquiries
Frank O’Donovan
Department of Media Communications
T: +353 21 432 6117