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Journalism & Media Communications

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Journalism, Media & Communications Courses at Griffith College

Planning a future in an exciting, fast paced industry? Kick start your career with a course from our Journalism, Media and Communications faculty.

Whether you are starting out with an Undergraduate degree, or would like to further your studies with a Postgraduate course, Griffith College gives you the opportunity to learn from fantastic tutors in a technologically advanced setting.

“The media's the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power. Because they control the minds of the masses.”

-Malcom X, Minister and Human Rights Activist 

Why Griffith?

Why is Griffith College the best place to kick start your Media career?

  • Phenomenal success from our students in the Smedias every year.
  • Industry expert lecturers, who know their students by name.
  • Progressive courses, focusing on both traditional and digital media.
  • Student Membership to the National Union of Journalists.
  • Our students thrive in the industry, with their employable skill sets.

What can I study here?

There are a wide variety of courses within this faculty, if you are interested in the following subjects (and more), then we have something for you!

  • Journalism & PR
  • Photography
  • Film & TV Production
  • Digital Media
  • Radio Journalism & Production

Our Award Winning Students;

Griffith College students have seen continued success in the SMedia Awards (the National Student Media Awards) over the years. In 2019, our students celebrated a fantastic 12 nominations and we were delighted to see the following wins: 

- Sebastian Farron-Mahon - Photographer of the Year 2019.

- Footprint Magazine - Small Publication of the Year 2019.

2018 SMedias

- Chris Corner - Photographer of the Year 2018.

- Cian Johnston - Film Script of the Year 2018.

- Dublin 8 Magazine - Small College/Society Publication 2018.

Read more about our students' nominations in the Smedia’s here.

Check out our media faculty’s award-winning blog, featuring content produced solely by our students.

Griffith College in the 2016 Student Media Awards


Griffith Film Lecturer Shortlisted for Oscar


RTE’s Eoin McDevitt to launch Griff FM Student Radio


Top 4 Photography Career Tips from Griffith College


Griffith media courses for Sports


Celebrating ‘The Circular’s’ millionth visitor


GCD Journalism Student Wins Soccer Writer's Association of Ireland Award


Griffith Wins Six National Student Media Awards


Griffith College and Cork’s 96FM join forces to train Cork’s Future Radio Stars