Course Code: 6M18534
The Mobile Journalism and Film Production course provides students with a broard understanding of the modern audiovisual media and its impact on the changing world of digital culture. This is a dynamic, practical, and vocational course that will develop your skills in recording audio and video, to the final stages of editing and producing for all media platforms.
Students will have the opportunity to explore and develop the art of TV Presenting, Interviewing, Autocue and Links to camera. Students will have access to professional camera and editing equipment.
GCC Student Services Fee of €175 applies to all learners.
€200 Government Levy Fee applies to all learners except:
An exam free of €50 for QQI Level 5 and €80 for QQI Level 6 applies to all learners except
We advise non-EU citizens living outside Ireland to contact the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service on www.inisgov.ie to ensure the course you are considering applying for is eligible for a student visa. Non-EU citizens living in Ireland are welcome to apply and require a PPS number (Personal Public Service Number). Non-EU citizens are required to pay a tuition fee set by the Irish government which is currently €3653. Some exemptions apply, for further information, please contact http://www.gretb.ie .
Work experience takes place throughout the academic year where students gain a practical and supervised experience on TV and Film sets with industry professionals.
Students will explore all aspects of Film and Television giving them a knowledge of both behind and in front of the camera. Students will have the opportunity to explore and develop the art of TV Presenting, Interviewing, Autocue and Links to camera as well as Producing, Directing and Editing.
Students will have access to professional camera and editing equipment and to assist them in producing a show reel.
Suitable candidates must have obtained a relevant QQI Level 5 Award or equivalent to be eligible for this course.
Galway Community College reserves the right to make changes to any course, to limit the number of places available or to withdraw a course. No part of this information shall be deemed to form a contract between the college and a student or a third party.
Various graduates of GCC's Film and Documentary course CV's now include such popular titles as Game of Thrones, Ros na Run, Jack Taylor, Rasai na Gaillimhe,The Tudors and Bear Grylls to name but a few and many many more films and TV shows to come.