Journalism and Media Studies




Students have the option of applying for either:


There are postgraduate degrees and diplomas offered to students who have completed a first degree. These include:


What do I need to apply?

You need a:

  • Certified copy of both your degree certificate and full transcript from your previous or current university in your submission
  • Letter of motivation (600-800 words)
  • Up to date resume (or CV) with at least two referees and their current addresses;
  • Sample of writing (academic/essay type); and
  • Completed application form which can be found on the undergraduate gateway (BJourn and BA) or postgraduate gateway (Honours, PGDips, MA, PhD) 

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Student's Work

Masters (Prac)

Project title: The He(art) of Being Ghettofabulous

by :Thingo Mthombeni (TV)

Project title: The celebrity and superfan

by :Taylia Meese (Multimedia)

Project title: Dissimulate: Masks of Men 

by :Brendon Reyneke (Design)

Project title: Stars Belong in Space

by : Ellen Heydenrych (Design)


Writing & Editing

Story : For the love of coffee…

by : Megan Pretorius

Story : JoStyles…

by : Jessica Evans

Story : Love your hair…

by : Unathi Balele

Story :Sophiatown (n): the house of music and black culture

by : Thandolwethu Gulwa

Story :Being a successful vendor in Makhanda

by : Unathi Balele






Production class intro video - 2019

3rd year video


by :Zimkhita Kweza & Nelisa Kom

I m Thandiwe

by :Beugené Green and Yolanda Mdzeke

Dear Friend 

by :Tumelo Thamaga and Sinalo Thuku




Digital Media

Class Instagram page

Best blogs

 Chloe Osmond View Blog

Alice Draper View Blog

Frances Housdon View Blog