Journalism and Media Studies

Diploma program (ABMA)

Diploma 2 years

About Journalism and Media Studies programme

Journalists work in an environment where accuracy and professionalism are vital to creating and sustaining a reputation in a highly competitive industry. Journalism has developed immeasurably and the increasing demand for effective communication has encouraged the diversification of media and journalistic forms aided by the integration of modern technology.

ABMA Journalism and Media Studies qualifications will prepare students to thrive in this sector.

Journalism and Media Studies Course Subjects

Level 4 Diploma

  • Constructing a Story in Journalism
  • Interviewing and Research in Journalism
  • Broadcasting
  • Internet Broadcasting
  • Public Relations for Journalists

Level 5 Diploma

  • Print and Online Journalism
  • Journalism and the Law
  • Convergent Journalism
  • Notation and Transcription for Journalists
  • Editing Roles in Journalism

Level 6 Diploma

  • Principles and the Role of Journalism
  • Specialised Reporting in the Media
  • Investigative Journalism
  • Freedom of Information and Media Law
  • Standards and Ethics in Journalism

Colleges offering Journalism and Media Studies

Journalism and Media Studies

Kenya Institute of Professional Studies (kips)
Nairobi County

Journalism and Media Studies

Experts Business College
Kiambu County

Journalism and Media Studies

Jodan College of Technology
Kiambu County

Journalism and Media Studies

Rifkins College
Mombasa County

Journalism and Media Studies

Petanns Institute of Business Studies
Kiambu County

Journalism and Media Studies

Regional Institute of Business Management (ribm)
Nairobi County

Journalism and Media Studies

East Africa Institute of Certified Studies (ICS)
Nairobi County