NCTJ Court Reporting Module

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Qualification type: Certificate
Level: Level 3
Awarding body NCTJ
Academic year: 2017/2018
Start date September 2017
Duration 34 weeks
Location: Darlington College
Attendance: Short course

Course overview

This is a specialist court reporting option which covers court reporting restrictions, regulatory and ethical considerations.


Course costs

Costs shown are per module







Entry requirements

The minimum requirement is 5 GCSE passes with Grades A-C  (including English and Maths). The majority of entrants have 'A’ levels or equivalent and/or are graduates.

Studying and learning

Classroom-based sessions and independent learning.

How will I be assessed

Assessment is by a one and a half hour examination which assesses knowledge and application of media law related to court reporting.

What next

On completion of the seven modules of the NCTJ Diploma in Journalism, and at least 18 months in the workplace as a trainee, students progress to the senior exams qualification NQJ.

What if I need support?

Here at the college we have outstanding support. Our support staff are dedicated to providing you with all the help and guidance you may need throughout your college journey.

You might need help and advice on a wide range of issues such as childcare, counselling and additional learning support. For more information on any aspect of student support contact the Course and Information Team, who will direct your call to the appropriate member of the college support team, call: 01325 503030.

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