Media Management Short Courses:

We offer a range of professional and certificated media management short courses for practising media managers from across Africa. So far, more than 2,500 participants have attended these courses since the launch of the SPI in 2002. The Institute also designs customised courses that address a media company’s identified training needs (e.g. strategic management; management of talent in media industries; financial management for media, marketing and advertising in competitive media markets; etc.).

Essentials of Digital Media Management

Government Media: Essential Tools for Editors and Journalists

Essentials of Broadcast Management 

Essentials of NEXT Newsroom Management 

Essentials of Print Media Management

Essentials of Media Law and Ethics in the Era of Digital and Social Media

Essentials of Managing People (Human Resources)

Download this Rhodes University application form for all our short coures:

Please note:

Course fees in 2020 are R17,000.00 per participant and include lunches, teas and one dinner.

Postgraduate Diploma in Media Management:

The Postgraduate Diploma in Media Management (PGDip in Media Management) is an intensive, year-long full-time programme accredited at the honours degree level (NQF Level 8) by South Africa’s Qualifications Authority (SAQA). The programme is offered annually by the Sol Plaatje Institute for Media Leadership at Rhodes University.

Applications to study the 2020 Postgraduate Diploma in Media Management (PGDip in Media Management, popularly known as the PDMM) at the Sol Plaatje Institute for Media Leadership are now open.  

Last Modified: Fri, 13 Dec 2019 10:20:22 SAST