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Colaiste Stiofain Naofa CFE

Colaiste Stiofain Naofa CFE

Radio Broadcasting 2


Course Code:  EMPRO
Award Code(s):  D6M5130
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
This one year full time course is designed specifically for those who wish to further enhance their knowledge and skills in the field of radio broadcasting and production.

The course places great emphasis on self-motivation, time management and group interaction. The course content includes On Air presentation skills, Radio Journalism, Research Skills, Documentary practice, Audio Processing and Ethical and Legal Issues.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.

Media Industry Awareness 6N5505
Media Ethics & Legal Framework 6N5453
Radio News Broadcasting 6N5454
Radio Documentary Production 6N5433
Broadcasting Presentation Skills 6N5425
Radio Techniques 6N5455
Communications 6N1950
Work Experience 6N1946

 

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