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15% discount*

$300 saving when paid at the start of the course.

Secondary school students

Opportunity to study single subjects online

Would you like to try some journalism subjects without doing the full diploma?  Studying journalism can develop your writing and research skills, as well as introducing you to the exciting world of media.

You may now apply to enrol in one or two subjects from the Diploma of Journalism.  Eligible students would benefit from a strong interest in news and current affairs. Access to a computer and internet are essential.

Course intake dates

July - October 2023

December 2023 - February 2024

Journalism subjects available are:

JR101 Introduction to reporting & newswriting

JR101 covers basic reporting and news writing and helps you develop news gathering and interviewing skills.

JR100 Shorthand

(Speed writing)

JR100 concentrates on developing skills in writing and transcribing Teeline shorthand. This is an invaluable skill for the rest of your life for accurate and quick note taking.

ARTICLE: My name is Teeline

JR102 History, Literature & Language for Journalists:

An overview of key issues in history and the English language plus literature of note. Included in this unit is an introduction to reviewing skills, including travel, dining, music, movie and book reviews.  Emphasis is on simple, direct writing.   

Easy, online course delivery

Course material is delivered over 13 weeks online, with weekly assignments.


Affordable and simple pricing

Each unit costs $1,990*, which may be paid upfront or by direct debit in 14 weekly payments of $142.  There are no extra charges: textbooks and other resources are included.

15% discount offered for upfront payment, a savings of $300.

Gain knowledge & start your Diploma!

In addition to the valuable journalism skills gained, any units completed will earn credit towards the Diploma of Journalism.

Our students love Jschool

Jschool has provided me with the practical skills needed for a career in journalism, as well as the opportunity to apply these skills in a real newsroom environment"

Talk to us today about your studies

Get in touch with us today to discuss your future in Journalism. 

For more information…


1300 85 99 75


0493 099 463


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