Part time Doctorates in Journalism 2020

A PhD or Doctor of Philosophy is a postgraduate academic degree awarded by universities. Once one attains a PhD he or she may often be referred to as a doctor. The art of researching, interviewing and reporting news through media channels can be found in journalism studies. This can include television, radio, web, newspapers, magazines and public relations programs. Journalists often learn to repo… Read more

A PhD or Doctor of Philosophy is a postgraduate academic degree awarded by universities. Once one attains a PhD he or she may often be referred to as a doctor.

The art of researching, interviewing and reporting news through media channels can be found in journalism studies. This can include television, radio, web, newspapers, magazines and public relations programs. Journalists often learn to report hard news (such as crime and politics) and soft news (such as fashion and lifestyle).

Part time Doctoral Degree in Journalism

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Johannesburg, South Africa

The Doctoral study programme comprises a thesis that makes an original contribution to the field of Journalism on a topic selected in consultation with the Departmental Chairp ... Read more

The Doctoral study programme comprises a thesis that makes an original contribution to the field of Journalism on a topic selected in consultation with the Departmental Chairperson. A maximum of four advanced seminars on relevant aspects of the topic of study and an oral examination (the equivalent of two papers each consisting of four modules) as prescribed in the General Regulation book are required. A research article that is suitable for publication in an academic journal is also required. Read less
PhD
01 Jan 2020
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus