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Advanced Broadcasting & Media Production | ABMP

Course Overview

QQI Level 6 Broadcasting 6M5149

this one year full time course equips the learner with real hands on media training in TV/Film production, journalism and radio broadcasting.  the course builds on the Level 5 Journalism programmes.

The course examines all aspects of the broadcast industry from understanding media theory , considering legal framework and developing production and on-air skills.

The course revolves around iMix, the college radio station that broadcasts each week in the college and online.  It offers learners a chance to hone their skills across all facets of media production and offers learners the opportunity to explore their options and interests while developing key skills and enhancing their creativity.


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Typical Modules

TV and Film Production Design
TV and Film Production Management
Broadcast Presentation Skills
Radio News Broadcasting
Multimedia Sound
Radio Documentary Production

Word Processing
Entry Requirements
Employment Opportunities
  • Applicants must have Leaving Certificate, LCA or equivalent
  • Holders of a QQI Level 4 Award are also eligible to apply.
  • Mature learners (over 23) may be exempt from the above academic requirements.
  • In addition applicants are required to undertake an interview to assess their suitability.
  • This course qualifies learners to seek entry-level employment in the Media Industry across a range of technical and creative disciplines.
  • some graduates have opted to become freelance journalists, Researchers, Documentary Makers, Scriptwriters and Film Directors.
  • Other successful graduates have continued their studies at various Institutes of Technology such as IT Tralee, LIT and IADT Dun Laoghaire.
  • Please check with the individual Admissions Offices of any institution you are interested in attending or visit www.cao.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.