thinking beyond

Advanced diploma : Media Studies

AD_MDS

Campus

Duration of Programme

Enrolment Option(s)

SAQA Credits

NQF Level

Bloemfontein Campus, Welkom Campus

1 year full-time

Semester 1

120

7

Additional Admission Requirements

The minimum admission requirement for the Advanced Diploma in Media Studies is a National Diploma in Language Practice or a Diploma in Language Practice and Media Studies at NQF level 6 or an equivalent thereof in related fields of study.

The following qualifications may also provide entry into the proposed advanced diploma:

  1. A Diploma in Communication/Journalism/Media Studies and pitched at NQF level 6 (360 credits).
  2. A Bachelor’s Degree in Communication/Journalism/Media Studies and pitched at NQF level 7 (360 credits).

A minimum of 60% must be obtained in the Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree (Media Studies/Communication/Journalism) for admission to the Advanced Diploma in Media Studies.

Prospective candidates will be subjected to a selection test. The best 30 candidates will be selected (the academic records of previous qualifications and the selection test results will be taken into consideration).

Career Opportunities

Advanced Diploma in Media Studies is an area of study which focuses on the use of new media in news and information production; and prepares individuals to function as new media journalists, managers, entrepreneurs, photographers and graphic designers.


4TH YEAR
INSTRUCTIONAL OFFERINGS
SEMESTER 1
SEMESTER 2
 
MED407C

Media Studies IV
IRM407C

Introduction Research Methods I
CWR107C

Creative Writing for Media I
MAT107C

Media Application Technology I
EPP117C

Entrepreneurship Principles and Practices

EPI127C
Entrepreneurship AND Innovation

Select another Programme

Apply to CUT

Start your career today!
Click on the link below to apply.