Diploma of Journalism

Journalism

Diploma of Journalism

Become
  • a Journalist
  • an Editor
  • a Reporter
  • a Foreign Correspondent
  • a Radio Producer

The Diploma of Journalism develops multi-skilled journalists ready to take on the dynamic and ever changing media environment. You will learn practical skills such as how to write, edit, record and produce audio and video stories, report via mobile phone, produce radio bulletins, set up web pages, conduct data research and hit a deadline. Taught by working journalists, you will learn the basics of news research and what makes a great story, as well as the essential skills to become a specialist writer or a foreign correspondent. You will also gain essential digital skills expected by the industry, including mobile journalism and data journalism.

You will graduate fully prepared for careers in media disciplines ranging from sports reporting, investigative journalism and international journalism, television reporting, radio presenting and photojournalism.

Upon successful completion of the Diploma of Journalism, you will have the opportunity to articulate into the second year of the Bachelor of Journalism to further develop your skills.

Course Features
Next Trimester:
Feb 2018
Full Time:
1 Year
Part Time:
2 Years
International:
1 Year
Number of Units:
12
Internship:
84 Hours
Evening Classes:
Yes
Campus:
Sydney + Melbourne
Admission Requirements:
Fees per Unit:
$2,500
FEE-HELP:
YES
Payment Options:
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Options for International Students:
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Accreditation:

This qualification is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework and is accredited to 11/09/2021 CRICOS Code 056025F

Our Journalism Lecturers and Alumni

Monica Attard
Leah Creighton
Jill Stark
Eleanor Pendleton
Tony Kleu
Sue Stephenson
Terry Brown
Marc Moncrief
Conrad Walters
Antoinette Lattouf
Fiona West
Andrew Leeson
Yalda Hakim

A Taste Of The Internship Possibilities

ABC
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Nova 969
SBS Australia
Fairfax Media
Fox Sports
Daily Telegraph

The Diploma of Journalism Curriculum

YEAR 1 CORE SUBJECTS

ELECTIVES


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