As the media and communication sector becomes ever more diverse and dynamic, jobs in the field of media are also growing in popularity. Did you have your own blog, Twitter account and Pinterest board before most people even knew what those words meant? Are you fascinated by the way a news story gains momentum, an image or video goes viral, or the whole process that goes into getting an idea from script to screen? If any of these applies to you, then you are heading in the right direction for Mastering Media.
In today’s media-dominated cultural landscape, media has become one of the most relevant, exciting and powerful subjects you could choose to study. Mastering Media teaches students about media channels, where students learn about traditional (radio, television) and modern mass-media (social networks, vlogs). Our classes also focus on building your personal brand and self-image using common place social media platforms like YouTube, TikTok and of course, Instagram and Facebook.
Most media courses accept applicants from a variety of different academic backgrounds. You will, however, be required to demonstrate good grades at your previous study level, alongside a passion for media and communication. You may be asked to attend an interview (in person or via phone/Skype) and to submit an application essay, explaining your motivations, any relevant skills and experience, and your ambitions for the future.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will:
Mastering Media will be taught through a combination of lectures, seminars, screenings, various practical activities and assessments, and one-to-one supervision, all of which aim at providing students with a broad understanding of today’s media world. Several of the modules will be introductory and theoretical.
The following will be covered:
FINDING YOUR VOICE
READING IS FUNDMENTAL
COMMUNICATION ACROSS MULTI-PLATFORMS
CREATING CONTENT FOR ANY PLATFORM
HOW TO DEVELOP YOUR BRAND IDENTITY
|Thursday, Saturday||06:30 pm to 09:00 pm||9 weeks||54 hours||$3,000.00||~ OBrian Haynes and Lisa Guichard|
*SPECIAL OFFER: Thursdays from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm and Saturdays from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
|Session||Start Date||End Date|
|Session 1 ( Thurs 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm & Sat 1pm to 4pm, Thur 6:30pm to 9pm)||Thursday, July 1, 2021||Thursday, August 26, 2021|
Tasks and assessments are likely to come in a variety of forms, including exams and essays, class presentations and written assignments, as well as more practical project work, such as TV Screen, Radio and online content production.
Students will receive a certificate of completion.
O’Brian Haynes – Media Mogul / Lisa Guichard – Media Specialist / Marketing & Communications.
The program manager is responsible for the management of the course. If you would like further information or would like clarification on the course please contact the programme manager.
Ms. Nasara Alibaksh
All Materials / Modules & Equipment will be provided.
We are an ACTT recognised institution and partner with international awarding bodies