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Media Communications


The Department of Media Communications has in recent years grown significantly in terms of its range of programmes and in its recognition as a premier educational provider of visual communication, creative digital media, journalism, public relations (with new media), radio broadcasting, television production and e-learning in Ireland.

The Department is part of the CIT Crawford College of Art and Design since 2010 and the programmes are offered on the CIT Bishopstown campus.

All courses maintain close links to industry involving ongoing consultation with design and media professionals ensuring that courses are targeted to ‘real world’ needs and that graduates are both highly educated and eminently employable.


Final Year Exhibitions website 2017

Creative Digital Media Students win two prizes in the CIT Entrepreneur of the Year Prize 2017



Postgraduate Programmes

The College offers opportunities in research at Masters and Phd level, plus taught Masters such as the MA in Public Relations with New Media,  Journalism with New Media, as well as the MA in Elearning Design and Development.




Course Listing with links

CAO Courses

List of Postgraduate courses

Part-time Courses




International Links

Currently the department has links with: Tampereen University, Finland; Kymenlaakso Polytechnic, Finland; The Lahti University of Applied Science in, Finland, Hochschule Darmstadt, Germany; Deggendorf Institute of Technology, Germany; Southampton Solent University and Staffordshire University, both in Britain; University of Applied Sciences (FH JOANNEUM) in Graz, Austria and University Rennes IUT of Lannion, Brittany and Hogeschool Utrecht University of Applied Sciences, Utrecht.


Department Head
Rose McGrath
T: +353-(0)21-433 5812

Department Secretary
Veronique O'Sullivan
T: +353-(0)21-433 5810