Journalism & Media Communications

Griffith College Dublin


Course Name Journalism & Media Communications
Course Provider Griffith College Dublin
Course Code 108209 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) South Circular Road
Qualification Letters PgDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Intake Dates
We run two intakes for this course commencing in Autumn and Spring.

September 2021*
New students will commence their course during the week starting 20 September.

February 2022*

*subject to sufficient numbers.
Application Date How to Apply
Applicants can Apply Online directly.

Please note: Our Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism and Media Communications has two intakes: September 2020 and February 2021. Courses beginning in September run for 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time. Courses beginning in February run for 1.5 years full-time and 2.5 years part-time.
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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.
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Entry Requirements 2.2 degree in any discipline

In response to the worldwide closure of English Language Test Centres arising from the Covid-19 pandemic, Griffith College is now accepting the online Duolingo English Test (DET) as valid proof of English proficiency. This is a temporary measure for our intakes up to and including February 2022.
Comment Related Courses:
MA in Journalism & Media Communications
MA in TV and Radio Journalism
Course Content

Master key media skills and develop a critical understanding of essential media and communications.

This postgraduate programme delivers a comprehensive syllabus of media skills designed to equip you with the key practical competencies n...

Subjects Taught Core Subjects:
Media Law and Ethics
MoJo: Mobile Video Journalism
Radio Production
Research Methods
Sociology of the Media
Writing and Editing: News, Features, Content
Communications and Audience Theories
Online Media: Creation, Curation
Media Design and Production
Investigative Journalism

Video Journalism and Documentary
Business of Media
International Media Landscapes
International Political Economy
Sports Journalism
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Academic Progression
Graduates of this course have the option to continue their studies in Griffith College with progression onto:

The Dissertation stage of the MA in Journalism and Media Communications

You can contact our admissions team to d...

Further Enquiries Course Contact
Barry Finnegan
Dublin Main Campus
T: 01-4163389

General Enquiries
South Circular Road, Dublin 8
Tel: +353 1 415 0400

Dublin City Centre
25 Wolfe Tone Street, Dublin 1
Tel: +353 1 415 0450
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