Nova Scotia Community College

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Radio Television Journalism

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Program Information

School:Nova Scotia Community College
Faculty:School of Applied Arts and New Media
Degree:Diploma; Co-op
Field of Study:Broadcast Journalism
Description:Learn the skills to work in today's changing media industry. In year one of the program, you are exposed to all three media areas and are immersed in the fast-paced production environment of a real TV studio. You operate the equipment, apply the theory, write and produce scripts, develop your story-telling and writing skills and practise your ‘on air’ presentation skills for TV, radio and online formats. You work with teams to create, produce and present real news, using the latest technology. In year two, you have the opportunity to focus your skills in the areas of either Television Production, Radio Performance & Studio Production or Journalism.

Graduates from this program are equipped with the technological skills needed to ensure their adaptability for this nimble industry. Freelance work and entrepreneurial opportunities are a fast growing area in this field. You are exposed to skills and approaches needed to excel in this area.
URL:Radio Television Journalism at Nova Scotia Community College
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $3,936

Admission Requirements


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    High School Graduation Diploma or equivalent.

    Additional Admission Requirements:
      Interview – Qualified applicants (with complete applications) are invited to an interview to demonstrate verbal and written communication skills. The interview is also an opportunity to present your video, audio, or written work. To be guaranteed consideration for the September 2016 program start, your complete application must be received by July 1, 2016. If you do not respond to your invitation, or if you miss a scheduled interview, your application will be cancelled.

      * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

      Modified on August 13, 2018