Course Description

Sports Radio and Online Journalism

Limerick College of Further Education

This programme, supported by Sporting Limerick, is suitable for those interested in gaining skills for the area of sports online and radio journalism. The programme is also designed to provide a basic introduction to all aspects of radio broadcasting and to develop practical and personal skills required for the Radio Industry in particular sports radio broadcasting. The key aspect of the programme for participants is understanding what employers want and how best to prepare yourself for working in the radio industry. Learners will acquire skills to produce their own radio programmes in the colleges new state of the art digital studio facility. The programme should also appeal to anyone working within a sporting club or organisation who wishes to improve the standard of content produced on the website and social media platforms. This would apply to PRO s of sports clubs around Limerick and the mid-west.

Limerick, Ireland
Course Code ME027
College Name Limerick College of Further Education
Course Category Humanities & Social Sciences, Media Studies
Course Type Practical
Course Location Limerick, Ireland
Delivery mode Classroom based
Course Fee €260
Course Duration 12 weeks
Course Times TUES 18.45 -21.45
Awarding Body QQI
Title of Awarding QQI Level 5 Minor Award in Radio Programme Production 5N1379
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Limerick College of Further Education

(061) 414186
Limerick College of Further Education, Limerick, Limerick, Republic of Ireland

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