ND: (national diploma)
Students are educated to be sensitive to diversity and transformation. They are expected to undertake research-driven journalism, including the use of technology, in a creative and responsible manner to serve the profession and society. As an important resource for local and national media organisations, students are required to complete a period of staff-supervised experiential learning.
A wide variety of possible employment opportunities are available to graduates in the media and related industries.
For all Certificate and National Diploma applications, consult the General admission requirements.
General admission requirements
Some courses require students to submit additional information as part of their application.
Additional admission requirements
For all Bachelors, Honours, Masters and Doctorate applications, consult the Postgraduate admission requirements.
Postgraduate admission requirements
Notification of relocation
Please be informed and take note that it is the University’s intention (approval in principle has been granted) to RELOCATE the following programmes (classes and courses) to the Cape Town Campus with effect from 1 JANUARY 2014:
National Diploma in Film & Video Technology
National Diploma in Journalism
National Diploma in Photography
Baccalaureus Technologiae in Journalism
Baccalaureus Technologiae in Photography
The fees for 2015 reflected below may be subject to change.
Please confirm the final fee amount by contacting the relevant Faculty Office or contact person as listed at the bottom of this page.
Offering Type and Duration
Full-Time / Three years
For any queries get in touch with:
Contact: Anita America (First floor of Barc Building, 80 Roeland Street)
Telephone: 021 469 1110
Contact: Gustav Swart (Admissions queries)
Telephone: 021 469 1130