Journalism & Media

Journalism & Media

The AMDT degree level qualification in ‘Journalism and Media’ gives you the practical and analytical skills to create creative written and visual storytelling content for multiple media platforms in the industry.


The course is focused on written and visual storytelling for both traditional and modern broadcasting media forms, such as online internet media, radio, television, mobile, etc. The course will teach you how to create content using multiple media platforms for television, internet, blogs, mobile apps and new emerging media. As a student learning the ‘Journalism and Media’ course, you will also learn writing skills, applying research, technical skills, interview techniques, and a range of journalism practices. In summary, this course is suitable for a modern-day-media journalist.


Please have a look at the units taught in the course. Get a Creative Career qualification in ‘Journalism and Media’.

Units – First Year

Creative Industry & Professional Development
Graphics & Digital Design
Journalism Practices
Journalism & Society
Digital Page Production
Investigative Journalism

Units – Second Year

Advanced Journalism Studies
Collaborative Project
Film & Video Editing
Magazine & Feature Production
Specialist Journalism
News & Editorial
Principles of Photography
Final Project

Softwares you will learn

Adobe Flash CC, Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC, InDesign CC, Dreamweaver CC, Fireworks CS6, Bridge CC, HTML5, CSS, jQuery, etc.

Your Creative Career choices

Blogger, Social Media Executive, Creative Writer, Creative Director, Journalist, PR Executive, Narrative Writer, Press Photographer, Writer

100% Job Guarantee

AMDT’s Creative Education ensures ‘100% job guarantee’ with UK Degree level Design qualifications. While a greater majority of students find work even before they’ve completed their study, the ‘AMDT Showcase’ has now become the industry hunting ground for fresh Creative talent. Graduating students are given excellent opportunities to speak directly with prospective employers and are often offered employment then and there.

Entry Requirements

Option 01: A’Level qualification or equivalent
Option 02: O’Level with AMDT Foundation Diploma
Option 03: O’Level with any recognized Foundation qualification
Option 04: Any recognized Diploma or Level 3 qualification
Option 05: Full-time work experience with portfolio

January, May & September


Year 1 – No award
Year 2 – Advanced Diploma
Year 2 – BTEC HND

Recognition of prior learning

Students with recognized diploma or certificate in the relevant field will be given credit exemptions based on past results and portfolio review. Even professionals may join and apply for exemptions with proof of work.

Transfer to UK or Australia

After successful completion students may apply to our recommended list of universities in the UK or Australia to complete their higher studies.

Pearson BTEC HND (Formerly Edexcel)

AMDT’s prestigious UK qualifications are recognized by universities and companies worldwide. It’s awarded by UK’s most prestigious Pearson BTEC. These qualifications create endless opportunities for students to transfer to the final year of an undergraduate degree in UK, Australia, etc.

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