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Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute

Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute


 

Journalism for the Digital Age


Course Code:  5M2464 6M5130
Award Code(s):  5M2464 6M5130
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Further Information...

This course has been updated to ensure that learners are equipped with the skills to work in a rapidly changing media environment and an in-depth knowledge of social media sources such as Twitter and YouTube.

The convergence of Online, Print and Radio Journalism that has occurred in the media means that graduates need to have an understanding of all of these media channels. 

These updated Journalism courses answer this need.  Learners in the Advanced Certificate will join those from the Radio Broadcasting course to produce news for the "The Wave", DFEi's online radio station, which is broadcast from DFEi on a number of times throughout the year.

 


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This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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