A unique online journalism course
READY TO BE A JOURNALIST?
Jschool is an Australian independent college of journalism established in 2001. Dedicated to preparing students for journalism careers, Jschool has won the respect of the news media industry for its commitment to developing relevant skills and knowledge.
Jschool is an Australian college of journalism established to provide industry-relevant education and training for students seeking careers as journalists.
Jschool is the only college in Australia focused exclusively on journalism education. We are committed to providing industry-relevant education and training for students seeking careers as journalists.
Essential in keeping people informed and holding major institutions to account, journalism is an exciting career path where you can indeed make a difference.
Who can apply?
Jschool welcomes anyone keen to know more about journalism and to develop skills in news gathering and writing.
Where is Jschool?
Jschool is wherever you are – as an online college open to anyone with an internet connection. Our base is in Brisbane but staff are in four different cities, and students come from all over. The online course features interactive lessons, research and writing exercises, workshops and wherever possible face-to-face meetups in capital cities and regional centres.
When can I study?
New lessons are available each day Monday to Thursday, but you may study anywhere and anytime that suits you. Semesters begin in March and July but there are opportunities to join the course at additional times.
How do I apply?
That’s easy! Complete the 15 minute form and you’re on your way!
We work hard to give our students the best possible experience so they’re prepared for ‘real-world’ jobs.
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Ready to be a journalist?
Ready to start your career in journalism? Follow the link below and reserve your place in our diploma. Applications take only a few minutes.
Questions about Jschool and your future in journalism? Make a phone call or send a quick email or SMS. We’re happy to help!