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Level 3 Journalism

Level 3 Journalism


Media, Games Design and Photography

Level 3 Journalism


This course develops students in practical, creative and professional journalism and media skills. We aim to introduce students not only to a broad understanding of journalistic skills and the ability to utilise them to a professional standard but to also understand the changing face of the industry and the legal and ethical issues. As well as journalistic writing, students will study elements of graphic and page layout and design, photography and film studies.


  • A Mixture of Research Skills
  • Understanding the Journalism industry
  • Page layout and graphic design
  • Writing Techniques
  • Pre-production
  • Contextual and Film Studies
  • Interview Skills
  • Social Action and Campaigning Journalism
  • Marketing

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements are 4 GCSE at Grade C/4 or above or a relevant Level 2 qualification.


Stationery, diary, access to a computer would be a significant advantage, but not necessary.

Mode of Study


Course Features

Level 3

Full Time





Courses are free for 16-18 who have not studied higher than GCSE's. Even if you have studied a different course at college or sixth form we may still be able to help. Speak to the admissions team for more information. There may be free or reduced costs for adults, contact the admissions team to see if you are eligible.

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Upon successful completion of the programme, students have the necessary skills to enter university, further training or a career in the media and communication industries.

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