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Diploma  in mass communication(broadcasting,print,digital journalism options)



Diploma in Mass mMedia (Broadcasting Journalism,Digital Journalism,Mass Media and Communication) course seeks to produce highly motivated and qualified learners who can be easily absorbed in the contemporary media industry. The student is introduced to the history of media and how it connects with the modern day industry. The course includes both theory and technical/practical aspects complete with industrial attachment. Students get to specialize in Broadcast, Print, Advertising and Public Relations .

UNITS COVERED

2930 DIPLOMA IN DIGITAL JOURNALISM (MODULE I)

101-INTRODUCTION TO MASS COMMUNICATION
102-LOGIC AND CRITICAL THINKING
103-INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY
104-COMMUNICATION SKILLS
105-NEWS WRITING AND REPORTING
106-MEDIA LAW AND ETHICS
107-ENTREPRENEURSHIP

 

 

2930 DIPLOMA IN DIGITAL JOURNALISM (MODULE II)

201-INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM
202-RESEARCH METHODS
203-MEDIA COVERAGE AND JOURNALISM
204-ADVANCED NEWS WRITING AND REPORTING
205-NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTIONS
206-EDITING FOR MEDIA
207-MEDIA AND SOCIETY
208-FEATURE WRITING

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2930 DIPLOMA IN DIGITAL JOURNALISM (MODULE III)

301-FREELANCE JOURNALISM
302-RESEARCH PROJECT
303-FUNDAMENTALS OF DIGITAL JOURNALISM
304-PHOTOGRAPHY FOR JOURNALISM
305-BROADCAST EQUIPMENT AND STUDIO OPERATIONS
306-AUDIO AND VIDEO PRODUCTION
307-BROADCAST NEWS PRODUCTION
308-BROADCAST PRESENTATION SKILLS
309-RESEARCH PROJECT

 

2929 DIPLOMA IN BROADCAST JOURNALISM (MODULE I)

101-INTRODUCTION TO MASS COMMUNICATION
102-LOGIC AND CRITICAL THINKING
103-INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY
104-COMMUNICATION SKILLS
105-NEWS WRITING AND REPORTING
106-MEDIA LAW AND ETHICS
107-ENTREPRENEURSHIP

 

2929 DIPLOMA IN BROADCAST JOURNALISM (MODULE II)

201-INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM
202-RESEARCH METHODS
203-MEDIA CONVERGENCE AND JOURNALISM
204-ADVANCED NEWS WRITING AND REPORTING
205-SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
206-EDITING AND PRINT MEDIA
207-MEDIA AND SOCIETY
208-FEATURE WRITING

 

2929 DIPLOMA IN BROADCAST JOURNALISM (MODULE III)

301-FREELANCE JOURNALISM
302-RESEARCH PROJECT
303-FUNDAMENTALS OF DIGITAL JOURNALISM
304-PHOTOGRAPHY FOR JOURNALISM
305-DIGITAL CONTENT PRODUCTION
306-MOBILE JOURNALISM
307-COMPUTER ASSISTED REPORTING
308-EDITING FOR ONLINE JOURNALISM
309-RESEARCH PROJECT

Career progression:upon completion,a student may proceed to do Higher Diploma,bachelor`s degree,masters and even PHD in the same field or related field.

Entry requirement: KCSE C- (minus)

Duration: 1 year  per module

Exam body: KNEC

Modules: 3 modules