JCC Q file ASAP (1).pdf

Certificate Course in Junior Correspondent

  • SectorMedia & Entertainment
  • NSQF LevelLevel 5
  • Notional Hours450
  • Accrediting BodiesASAP
  • Certifying BodiesASAP
  • Proposed Occupation

    Stringer

    Journalist

    Photojournalist

    Sports journalist

    Fashion journalist

    Print journalist

    Broadcast journalist

    Multimedia journalist

    Copy writer

    Content writer

  • International Comparability

    SAQA (http://regqs.saqa.org.za/viewQualification.php?id=58978)

  • Progression Pathway

    After successful completion of degree along with certificate course in journalism, students are eligible for

    1. P.G DIPLOMA IN JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION

    2. P.G DIPLOMA IN T.V JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION

    3. P.G DIPLOMA IN PUBLIC RELATIONS AND JOURNALISM

    4. MASTER OF COMMUNICATION AND JOURNALISM

    After the successful completion of course, students are eligible to work as Stringer/ Junior Correspondent. They are employed by newspapers and can work as reporter in remote areas.

    Job progression:

    Stringer/ Junior correspondent

     ( may require additional qualification)

     Correspondent/ reporter/subeditor

     Senior reporter/senior subeditor

     Chief reporter/chief subeditor

    News editor/ special correspondent

    Associate editor

    Editor

    Chief editor

     

     
       
  • Planned arrangements for RPL

    Language competency test will be conducted and a score of 50% will be considered.

  • Qualification File JCC Q file ASAP (1).pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    1. 1.Foundation module • Communicative English • Information Technology Mandatory 180 5
    2. Reporting • Writing and Editing Mandatory 84 5
    3. General Knowledge and Current Affairs Mandatory 18 5
    4. Web journalism Mandatory 3 4
    5. Photojournalism Mandatory 3 4
    6. Media laws and ethics Mandatory 12 5
    7. Internship Mandatory 150 6