The Graduate Diploma in Journalism is for journalists who wish to deepen their knowledge and skills in the profession. The programme is also a good fit for anyone with an interest in journalistic writing.
The Graduate Diploma in Journalism enables you to study another subject without completing a second bachelor's degree. The graduate diploma is a bridging tool to gain the equivalent of an undergraduate major in a specific area so you can go on to postgraduate study.
The diploma will develop your understanding of both theoretical and applied issues in journalism and related areas. Topics covered include:
1. Admission to the Graduate Diploma in Journalism requires that the candidate will:
(a) meet the University admission requirements as specified, and:
(b) shall have been awarded or qualified for an undergraduate degree or an equivalent qualification, or;
(c) have been admitted to the qualification on the basis of equivalent relevant professional experience.
To ensure this qualification is right for you, you will be required to submit a short personal statement detailing why you wish to study this qualification and your relevant industry experience (if any).
For general entry requirements see Massey University entry requirements.