REAL STORIES
REAL DEADLINES
REAL NEWSROOM

Journalism at Macleay College is the real deal. Designed to prepare you for the media world by putting you to work as a journalist from the first day of your course working on real stories in a real newsroom. You’ll learn everything about TV, radio, print and digital media.

Experience the rush of a deadline, learn camera work plus news production skills that help you find your professional voice.

Macleay Journalism is all taught by working media professionals, so you get the latest workplace knowledge and contacts.

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MADE AT MACLEAY

Jessica Poulter
Diploma of Journalism 2016

After completing an internship at Nova 100 in Melbourne, Jess was poached even before she had completed her Diploma of Journalism and is now working as a Producer for Tasmania Talks with Brian Carlton on LAFM Launceston.

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DREAM JOURNALISM CAREERS ARE MADE AT MACLEAY

Yalda Hakim

Yalda Hakim

Journalist

SBS
Andrew Leeson

Andrew Leeson

News Discovery Journalist

Australian Associated Press
Bree Grant

Bree Grant

Features & Style Writer

Dolly Magazine
Eleanor Pendleton

Eleanor Pendleton

Editor & Publisher

Gritty Pretty
Cassandra Briedis

Cassandra Briedis

Journalist

PRIME7 News North West
Jess Poulter

Jessica Poulter

Radio Producer

Tasmania Talks 89.3 LAFM
Cherie Allen

Cherie Allen

PR and Digital Assistant

The Audience Agency
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WHY STUDY JOURNALISM
AT MACLEAY?
  • Boutique learning size with a maximum number of 25 students per classes
  • Classes held over 3 days each week, leaving you 2 spare days to study or work
  • Work in our Radio Lab, TV Studio and Macleay Newsroom
  • You’re taught by working journalists and media professionals
  • Gain hands-on work experience and make invaluable professional contacts through our internship program
  • Learn from Guest Speakers working at Channel 7, News Ltd, SBS, ABC, Fairfax Media and more!
  • Go behind the scenes with class visits to media hubs such as NOVA and Austero
STUDY JOURNALISM @ MACLEAY

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