| Journalism amp Mass Communication

Journalism & Mass Communication - Jodan College of Technology

  1. To develop an understanding of the general issues and approaches to Journalism and Mass communication.

 Diploma  2 years  Fulltime Fee: Kshs 152,000
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Private College Thika Town - Constituency, Kiambu - County

This diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication programme at Jodan College of Technology offers students a full complement of courses in print, and broadcast journalism so as to gain employment as Journalists in the Media Industry and also to further their career in journalism and Mass Communication.

Upon completion of the Diploma in Journalism & Mass communication at Jodan College of Technology the graduate will have acquired knowledge, skills and abilities to be able to

  1. Work as a professional in the mass media
  2. Work in the corporate communications industry.
  3. Be able to pursue advanced studies with the aim of being an academic expert in the field of media

Journalism amp Mass Communication - objectives

  1. To develop an understanding of the general issues and approaches to Journalism and Mass communication.
  2. To enhance self-confidence and the ability to gather ,prepare and process news information from moral, professional and the academic perspectives
  3. To instill a problem solving attitude and media ethics in the practice of Journalism and Mass media.
  4. To prepare the candidates for progression to degree levels

Entry requirements

  • KCSE C- (minus) and above or
  • Relevant Cetificate

Journalism amp Mass Communication - course content

  • Mass communication
  • Introduction to Journalism
  • Computer Fundermentals
  • Radio Production 1
  • Communication Skills
  • Camera Operations & Lighting
  • English for Journalists
  • Radio Production 2
  • Broadcast Journalism (ICM)
  • Newspaper Reporting (ICM)
  • Media & Society
  • Media Law (ICM)
  • Freelance & Feature Writing (ICM)
  • Photography
  • Video Editing
  • Sub Editing (ICM)
  • Online Journalism
  • Social Studies 1
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Advertising (ICM)
  • Translation Practices
  • Communication Research 1
  • Public Relations (ICM)
  • Social Studies 2
  • Journalism Ethics
  • Media Management
  • Investigative Reporting
  • Communication Research 2
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Special Project