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Sunday, December 18, 2011

The Zambia Institute of Mass Communication (ZAMCOM)

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Over 800 journalist graduate every year from a large number of colleges offering journalism courses aimed at furthering media education/studies for journalists in Zambia. One such institution is Zamcom.

The Zambia Institute of Mass Communication (ZAMCOM) Educational Trust is a training institute mandated to upgrade professional skills of journalists in both print and electronic media.

ZAMCOM's experience dates as far back as 1980 when it was established as a training department under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Services to provide in-service training to working journalists. In 1996 it became an independent educational trust broadening its activities to communication-based programmes for non-media personnel, radio and television productions and research.

The institution has over the years established itself as one of the leading media training centers in East, Central and Southern Africa. The courses offered by the Institute range from two to six weeks and the newly introduced six months courses. The aims of ZAMCOM’s courses are to build capacity as well as responsible, professional and ethical journalism in Zambia. ZAMCOM  has main departments namely.

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