Opinion Writing and Media Commentary

Opinion Writing and Media Commentary   Overview A good op-ed or commentary is concise. It hits hard with strong arguments, vivid images and relevant analogies. It does not just display expertise; it has to be timely and provocative. At the same time, it is not...

Gathering and Writing the News for Today’s Media

Gathering and Writing the News for Today’s Media   Overview If you are keen to find out what makes a story stand out, what editors want and how every step of the news reporting process works, this could be the course you need! In today’s climate of constant...

Media Coverage: Gender, Race and Stereotyping

Media Coverage: Gender, Race and Stereotyping Overview TBA By the end of this course, you will be able to TBA This course is for you if You’re a journalist or editor who wants to provide simple but clear, interesting and poignant coverage of trials and the legal...

The Future of Media: Getting It Right Today

The Future of Media: Getting It Right Today OverviewDuring the past decade, digital technology has changed the way news is created and consumed.Faster mobile networks and more powerful mobile devices have reshaped journalism and news organizations. Social media, chat...

Mobile Journalism and Visual Culture

Mobile Journalism and Visual Culture Overview The convergence of mobile technologies is resulting in unprecedented opportunities for citizens at grassroots levels to create and publish their voice on a global stage. With just a smartphone, some multimedia,...