Social Media & Journalism
WHAT'S IT ALL ABOUT?
Journalism is among one of the fastest growing industries in the world. In TV, radio and print there are endless opportunities for career progression. Our Journalism Centre has produced successful journalists for over 50 years, whose alumni include Piers Morgan, Richard Madeley and Sophy Ridge. The courses use industry-standard equipment and will challenge your creativity with projects and realistic workplace scenarios.
WHAT WILL I DO?
You will study a range of journalism related subjects, including print and online, magazine and website design, social media, TV, radio, journalism and public relations. Our NCTJ course is considered by journalism professionals to be the ‘gold standard’ qualification. Students on the NCTJ course work, in addition to their college days, one day a week in professional settings such as newspapers, magazines and broadcast companies.
WHAT CAN I DO NEXT?
There are many opportunities for talented and creative individuals within the media and journalism industry. Previous students have gone on to become journalists, news editors, radio and TV presenters, researchers, TV producers, TV directors in the areas of sport, news, fashion and many more. You could also progress to university or onto an Apprenticeship in a related subject.