Graduate Diploma in Journalism

RMIT University

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Graduate Diploma
1.0 year Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This intensive, skills-focused program offers a blend of practical and academic learning.

This program is designed to give you strong journalistic skills and an appreciation of what is required of journalists working in modern day journalism.

You will have the opportunity to contribute to the journalism program’s newspaper, The City Journal, and its sister publication, City Journal Online. You will also be involved in presenting and producing live radio news and our live-to-air television news bulletin, Newsline, on Channel 31.

Strong links with industry are maintained through the program’s extensive work placement scheme, which offers you the chance to spend time in a newsroom. There are also limited opportunities to complete overseas work placements.

You will also learn to put modern practice into its legal, ethical and social context.

You will complete this program with the skills and knowledge necessary for an entry level position in journalism.

This program will qualify you to work across all platforms of journalism, including newspapers, magazines, online, radio and television journalism, specialist...

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Additional Information

You will have the opportunity to gain experience in professional newsrooms through our extensive work placement scheme with companies such as News ...

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