Reporting on Children in the Media

Certificate Course “ Reporting on Children in the Media” Block Release (10 days) 2nd August-6th August and 16th August to 20th August 2010. The course aims to challenge the common representation of children and their issues in and by the media, as well as open...

Masters in Financial Journalism

One of the consequences of South Africa’s increasing power in the global economy is a soaring demand for trained journalists who can understand that exciting, complicated development and explain it, in depth, to South Africa, Africa and the world. The Master of...

Sub-editing specialisation

  WHO SHOULD APPLY In 2009, we are offering a special programme for sub-editors, leading to a BA Hons in Journalism – Sub-editing specialisation. Since there is strong industry demand for sub-editors, this specialisation offers enhanced internship and work...

Journalism for Communicators

This course will plunge students into the world of news and familiarise them with its basic concepts. You will learn what news is and what journalism involves. You will examine issues specific to Communications, and its relationship to journalism. This course will be...

Media studies

If you wish to do undergraduate Media Studies, or post-graduate work in areas other than news media (which is our focus), then you need to contact the Media Studies programme in the School of Languages and Literature. Contact Sarah Chiumbu, head of that programme, at...