Date: September 2021
Delivery: A blend of online and Face to Face
Price: €1000 with funding from Carlow Kilkenny Skillnet, unfunded price €2500
Higher Diploma in Arts in Journalism and New Media Content Level 8
Programme part-funded by Carlow Kilkenny Skillnet and delivered by Institute of Technology Carlow and Carlow College, St. Patrick’s
What is this course about?
This Higher Diploma aims to provide the practical skills that will open up careers in traditional journalism and new media. This programme aims to equip participants with the writing, research and analytical skills needed to make a career in the fields of journalism, media and communications.
Applicants require an NFQ Level 7/8 Major Award in a non-cognate area for entry to this programme.
• One year
• Two evenings a week
• Plus seven Saturdays during the academic year
With Skillnet funding, the cost is €1,000 per person (unsubsidised price €2,500)
How to Apply:
**Please note, a pre-interview is required before you will be accepted. Numbers on this course are strictly limited to 18 students.**
Applications for the programme are open from Tuesday 4th May 2021 to 4pm on Tuesday 1st June 2021.
Applicants may be shortlisted based on the information provided in the application forms.
Please complete the following questions and email back to the address above:
3. Contact Number
4. Email Address
5. Brief Explanation as to the benefits of this course to your career
• Interviews will take place by phone or Zoom on 8th June
• Offer of places 13th July
• Non – Refundable Deposit of €500 paid on acceptance of place
• Final payment of €500 to be paid by 4th January 2022