Certificate in Radio Broadcasting Production

To apply please e-mail your up-to-date CV and a Covering Letter explaining what you hope to get out of the course to tlace@wit.ie  
Closing date 12th Jan 2017 – please send CV & Covering Letter as a single attached document


This Level 6 Certificate Course is a practice-based introduction to radio broadcasting and presenting jointly developed and delivered by WIT, WLR FM and Beat 102-103. The Course is delivered by both practicising broadcasters and academic staff to give students a broad introduction to the practical skills of radio presentating including news reading, editing and recording.

The Certificate in Radio Broadcasting and Presenting will be delivered on Thursday nights from 6.30pm – 9.30pm over 12 weeks starting on the 30th January 2017. Students will have access to and use facilities at both the purpose-built Broadcast Centre in Ardkeen and the WIT Cork Road campus. The course fee is €500.

On successful completion of this module the student will be able to:

  1. Research and prepare scripts and running orders for radio broadcasts;
  2. Record and edit audio material for radio broadcasts;
  3. Present speech content in a live and recorded radio setting;
  4. Apply legal and ethical guidelines relating to broadcast media;
  5. Reflect on the role of the radio journalist and presenter within the Irish radio industry.
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