Media and Journalism will develop your writing and production skills across print, screen and digital platforms, making you employable in a wide range of communications industries.
Journalism and Mass communication Courses will cover areas such as television and radio journalism; print journalism; digital journalism; media practice; public relations; and the history, development and ethics of journalism. These courses should provide principles of journalism, as well as the technical and practical skills required to make you a sought-after professional in this field.
We bring you Certificate and Diploma level courses on Journalism, Media and Mass communication in Sri Lanka by National Universities, Professional Bodies and other private Higher Educational Institutes.
Sri Lanka College of Journalism (SLCJ)
The Sri Lanka College of Journalism was established and is run by the media industry as a collective initiative along with the Sri Lanka Press Institute and the Press Complaints Commission of Sri Lanka.
The one year full time diploma course in journalism, releases a quality set of multi-skilled journalists for the Sri Lankan media. Monthly mid-career courses address immediate training needs of the Sri Lankan journalists who are already in the industry. The SLCJ also provides regular training courses for provincial journalists.
DIPLOMA IN JOURNALISM
SLCJ offers a postgraduate diploma with specialisation in four streams under its 10-month programme – Television, Print, New Media and Radio.
Journalism Unit at University of Colombo
University of Colombo offers Diploma in Journalism
Diploma in Journalism
The Diploma in Journalism one year course. This programme will provide the orientation in the process of communication both print and electronic media, the background to communication and media activities, issues linked to the practice of media, the impact of communication and journalism on society, historical evolution and new developments and technological advancements in the field of journalism, and communication.
Sri Lanka Media Training Institute – SLMTI
Sri Lanka Media Training Institute (SLMTI), is a company established under the Ministry of Mass Media. They offer a set of Diplomas and Certificate courses in areas of the media industry, targeting aspiring media professionals in the areas of television, radio, journalism, film, web and graphic design, news reading, presentation and others. The courses are taught by acclaimed media professionals, practitioners, academics and international experts.
Courses offed by SLMTI
SLMTI website: http://www.slmti.lk/
Sri Lanka Press Council
DIPLOMA COURSE ON JOURNALISM & COMMUNICATION
This one-year course has been conducted for professional journalists and apprentice journalists and its syllabus has been designed based on the UNESCO declaration on training of journalism.
Other Journalism, Media and Mass communication Courses
Journalism at KIU
Mass Communication at Open University of Sri Lanka
Television courses at HTV Academy
Diploma in Writership and Mass Communication at University of Sri Jayewardnepura
B.Tech Degree in Film and TV Production Technology at UNIVOTEC
UNIVOTEC offers 3 year Bachelor of Technology in Film and Television Production Technology degree program.