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Advanced Certificate in Media Production/Radio (QQI Level 6) | ARXX

Course Overview

QQI Level 6 Media Production 6M5130

This top-up, 1 year full-time programme equips learners with advanced media training in the areas of radio, sound and documentary production. Work-based learning is a specific requirement of this programme. Participants gain on air experience in the College’s broadcast media centre which provides them with “real-world” education in sync with the requirements of the radio and media industries.

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Typical Modules

Media Industry Awareness
Media Ethics & Legal Framework
Broadcasting Presentation Skills
Radio Techniques
Feature Writing
Radio News Broadcasting
Radio Documentary Production
Team Leadership
Work Practice / Experience
Editing & Sub-editing
Editing Practice & Technology
Sound Engineering & Music Technology
Word Processing
News Writing
Entry Requirements
Employment Opportunities
  • Applicants must hold a QQI Level 5 Award in the chosen area.
  • Mature learners (over 23) may be exempt from the above academic requirements.
  • In addition applicants will have to undertake an interview.
  • Award holders will have acquired requisite knowledge and skills for employment in radio and other areas of the media industry.
  • Institutes of Technology and other Colleges around the country may be offering opportunities for further studies. This Media Programme has a direct entry arrangement with Mary Immaculate College Limerick as well as an advanced entry agreement into year 2 of the BA Media Programme at IT Tralee. Please check with the individual Admissions Offices of any institution you are interested in attending or visit www.qqi.ie
This provision is co-funded by the Irish Government and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014 – 2020.