Journalism & Public Relations

Griffith College Dublin


Course Name Journalism & Public Relations
Course Provider Griffith College Dublin
Course Code 108210 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Blended
Location (Districts) South Circular Road
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Intake Dates
We run two intakes for this course commencing in Autumn and Spring.

February 2022*
September 2022*

*subject to sufficient numbers.
Application Date How to Apply
Applicants can Apply Online Directly.
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Expand+1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.

The programme runs full-time over one year with two semesters and an August dissertation submission. It is also run part-time over four semesters in two years with eight of the modules delivered through ‘blen...

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Entry Requirements A primary degree (2.2) in any discipline and interview

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
Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism and Media Communications
Course Content

Realise your creative potential and develop key media industry skills to specialise in public relations.

The MA in Journalism and Public Relations is accredited by the National Union of Journalists (NUJ) and the Public Relations Institut...

Subjects Taught Mandatory Modules:
Communications and Audience Theories
Corporate Communications
Media Law and Ethics
MoJo: Mobile Video Journalism
Online Media: Creation, Curation
Political Communications and Public Affairs
Public Relations Theory and Practice
Radio Production
Research Methods
Sociology of the Media
Writing and Editing: News, Features, Content
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Academic Progression
On completion of the Level 9 MA in Journalism and Public Relations, students may progress onto a range of Level 10 Doctoral programmes on the National Qualifications Framework. The Postgraduate QQI validation means that your qua...

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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