Journalism & Media Communications

Griffith College Dublin


Course Name Journalism & Media Communications
Course Provider Griffith College Dublin
Course Code 47414 (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, Online or Distance, 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 wishing to apply for this course can do so directly.

Please note: Our MA in Journalism and PR 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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Expand+1 year full-time, 2 years part-time blended learning.

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 13 of the modules delivered t...

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Entry Requirements Applicants for this course should have a 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 and Public Relations
MA in TV and Radio Journalism
Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism and Media Communications
Course Content

Take on the challenge of entering the growing communication sector in Ireland and internationally.

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

Subjects Taught

Expand+Learners on the MA programme complete 12 taught modules plus a dissertation.

Core Subjects:
Media Law and Ethics
MoJo: Mobile Video Journalism
Radio Production
Research Methods
Sociology of the Media
Writing and Editing: News, Features, Cont...

Careers or Further Progression

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

Further Enquiries Course Contacts
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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