DIPLOMA IN JOURNALISM

SLCJ offers a postgraduate diploma with specialisation in four streams under its 10-month programme – Television, Print, New Media and Radio.

This diploma course offers the chance to develop skills and knowledge in two or more related fields of study at the intersection of media, business, design and new communications technologies. It offers contextual study of the history, theory, ethics and criticism of the various practices, institutions and discourses in media, communication and information. Foundation skills and knowledge for work in the corporate media and information field is provided with considerable breadth of expertise.

In the first semester, all students, irrespective of their chosen medium, are taught the basics of Broadcast, Web and Print. From the second trimester onwards, students learn reporting in their choice of medium.

During the second semester, there will be some common courses and some stream-specific courses. This semester will be when students begin to focus on their chosen streams. The bulk of work during the third semester will be dedicated to stream-specific skills-oriented work.

ADVANCE DIPLOMA IN JOURNALISM

This will be a one year course and classes will be held only on weekends. Target audience is mid-career journalists, other professionals and school leavers after Advance Level exams.

Our one year diploma course is taught by a dedicated staff of professional journalists supported by an adjunct faculty of local & foreign journalists and academics.  The four Core Subjects for the Diploma is Print, Television, Radio and the Social Media. Students have to qualify with the necessary credits in all four subjects to obtain the Diploma.

CERTIFICATE COURSE IN NEWS REPORTING AND LIGHTING TECHNIQUES

Duration of this course is 03 months and course content includes familiarization of camera components, shot selection and definition, techniques in multi camera production, lighting techniques, FTP, Sound Recording and filter Selections.

Course commence: End September

CERTIFICATE COURSE: INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNICATION

The SLCJ will introduce a certificate course titled Introduction to the Media for the students who have sat for Advance Level exam. Whatever their future educational or professional plans would be, course is a great opportunity for students to be a forerunner amongst thousands by acquiring a sparkling ability of communication.

The course curriculum will include creative communication, television media, broadcasting media, print media, social networks, new media and mobile journalism. This course has been designed for those who have studied Communication, literature and Art subjects for Advanced Level. It befits all individuals who studied A/Ls in any other streams too.

CERTIFICATE COURSE ON PROFESSIONAL TRANSLATION AND INTERPRETATION SKILLS

Another Certificate Course on Professional Translation and Interpretation skills is also due to commence. Those who wish enjoy the real reconciliation, peace & co-existence, there is a golden opportunity learn professional translation and interpretation through this course.