WSQ Fundamentals of Broadcast Journalism (English)

A comprehensive foundation essential for those who wish to pursue a career in Broadcast Journalism.



Journalists are expected to gather and report news, current event and trends in an objective and unbiased way, in the process serving the public good. This course is a comprehensive introduction to broadcasting utilising lectures, good discussion, viewing excerpts of news broadcasts and features and field assignments, fusing theory with practical applications, with emphasis on individual writing.



  • To develop the ability to analyze and critique completed productions
  • To learn the basic principles involved in the television production process
  • To understand and perform the various roles associated with television production
  • To understand the process of researching the story, identifying the news angle, identifying appropriate video shots
  • To identify an appropriate location for the shoot, shooting the interview, recording material with a news camera crew or as a solo operation
  • To shoot the supporting video content, creating media log, preparing story edit script
  • To write, narrate and record voice over in broadcast quality style
  • To edit and finalize the story to be aired



Junior TV Journalists






5 Days



9:00am to 6:00pm



Mediacorp Campus (Location Map)


FEES (Inclusive of 7% GST)

Application Fee: S$53.50 -Waived-


Course Type: Category A

SSG Funding* (70%)

MCES or ETS Funding* (90%)

WTS Funding* (95%)

Full Course Fee S$3,600.00 S$3,600.00 S$3,600.00
SSG Funding (S$2,520.00) (S$2,520.00) (S$2,520.00)
Nett Course Fee S$1,080.00 S$1,080.00 S$1,080.00
7% GST S$75.60 S$75.60 S$75.60
Total Fee Payable S$1,155.60 S$1,155.60 S$1,155.60
Additional Funding (S$0.00) (S$720.00) (S$900.00)
Nett Fee Payable S$1,155.60 S$435.60 S$255.60

*SkillsFuture Funding (SSG Funding), Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES Funding), Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETS Funding), Workfare Training Support Scheme (WTS Funding) - Fundings from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) are applicable to Singapore Citizens and/or Permanent Residents only. Terms and conditions apply. For more information on funding available, click here


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