Course Description

Journalism – An Introduction

Marino College



Journalism – An Introduction

Course overview

This course is open to all adult members of the public. It is an entry level journalism course and aimed at those with no or limited journalism experience.

Participants on the course will learn how to get behind the headlines and controversies of the mainstream media to write the truth in a concise and readable manner.

Course duration

This is 10-week part-time evening course. It takes place Online every Monday evening from 8-9:30pm.

**Students will be required to have their own device and broadband to participate on the online courses.

Course aims

By the end of this course students will be able to:

  • Write an article for a local/national newspaper or online publication
  • Understand the essential requirements to write and publish an effective article
  • Adhere to professional journalistic standards

 

Course subjects

The following areas will be covered on this course:

  • Selecting, researching and writing an article
  • Interviewing techniques
  • Using Word Press – laptop not essential
  • Media Analysis
  • Guide to media law (basic introductory)

 

Assessment

There is no formal assessment on this course. Students will be given constructive feedback throughout this course on their ability to:

 

  • Select, research and write an article
  • Adhere to professional journalistic standards

Tutor : Peter Kearney –  Freelance Journalist

 


Fairview, Dublin, Ireland
Course Code 19
College Name Marino College
Course Category Humanities & Social Sciences, Journalism
Course Type Online Learning
Course Qualification Certificate of Attendance
Course Location Fairview, Dublin, Ireland
Location Postcode Dublin 3
Course Start Date 19th September 2022
Course End Date 28th November 2022
Course Fee €90
Course Duration 10 weeks
Course Times Monday: online- 8.00pm-9.30pm
Entry Requirements This is an entry level journalism course and aimed at those with no or limited journalism experience and is open to all. Classes take place online. **Students will be required to have their own device and broadband to participate on the online courses.
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Course Provider

Marino College



01 8332100
14-20 Marino Mart, Fairview, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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