This IIE qualification is designed for students who are interested in a career in journalism and journalism related fields. With this qaulification you pursue an exciting career as a journalist, media specialist, radio DJ or content creator? Then the IIE Diploma in Journalism offers the perfect start to get your foot in the door.
WHAT YOU CAN BECOME
This Diploma in Journalism provides the skills necessary for entry level jobs in the journalism and media fields. Employment opportunities include production assistant, junior researcher, copytaster, sub-editor, freelance writer, reporter, scriptwriter, desktop publisher and editor. You may even be able to start a career in blogging, a YouTube channel, become a public relations specialist, author or scriptwriter.
SKILLS YOU WILL DEVELOP
This IIE qualification provides students with the opportunity to examine the origins of journalism as well as to learn how to do basic research, compiling material, writing and editing.
TIME NEEDED TO COMPLETE YOUR QUALIFICATION
Full-time: This is a two year full-time qualification offered by The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE) at Rosebank College. Lectures take place during the day on weekdays. Qualification offered at the following campuses: Braamfontein, Pretoria CBD and Durban CBD.
THE WEIGHT YOUR FUTURE QUALIFICATION CARRIES
This Diploma is accredited by the Council on Higher Education (CHE). It is also registered with South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) at Level 5 (SAQA ID NO: 58692). On successful completion you will receive a Diploma in Journalism from The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE), the leading registered private provider of higher education in South Africa.
OPEN DOORS TO STUDYING FURTHER
Use this Diploma as a stepping stone to furthering your academic career. Once you qualify, you will have the wonderful opportunity of studying The IIE Bachelor of Business Administration degree or The IIE Bachelor of Public Administration through Rosebank College.