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Cardiff Uni introduces 'computational journalism' Masters

The new Master's degree was largely the result of feedback from those working in digital journalism, who voiced an interest in new graduates with both journalism and coding ability

Posted by Rachel Bartlett on 16/04/14

Q&A: Career advice for journalists #askajourno

Readers asked their questions about applying for journalism jobs, from CV writing pointers, to interview advice and key skill sets to hone

Posted by Rachel Bartlett on 11/04/14

Sheffield student wins Generation Video Challenge

Master's student Adam Page won the Generation Video Challenge run by Associated Press in partnership with, which was focused on video produced for an online audience of 16-24 year olds

Posted by Rachel Bartlett on 01/04/14

Guardian trainees edit features content under new scheme

The Guardian's features content will this week be edited by 10 aspiring journalists on the company's digital journalism training scheme

Posted by Abigail Edge on 17/03/14

9 ways to hone a headline to perfection

Writing for the web, print and social media can all be very different, but what should journalists bear in mind when writing headlines?

Posted by Alastair Reid on 12/02/14

Wannabe Hacks launches journalist mentoring scheme

Young journalists can register for the mentoring scheme designed to offer advice and guidance to those just starting out in the industry

Posted by Abigail Edge on 07/02/14

Community managers share tips for engaging audiences

On the fifth Community Manager Appreciation Day, experts from the The Times, The New York Times, Metro and The Daily Post share their tips for better community engagement

Posted by Abigail Edge on 27/01/14

Cardiff Uni to run free online community journalism course

Following the launch of its Community Journalism Centre in 2012 Cardiff University will deliver a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) in community journalism

Posted by Rachel Bartlett on 24/01/14

Free book to help journalists 'get a handle' on verification

Tools, tips and techniques for verifying user-generated content, images, video all feature in a free book released next week

Posted by Alastair Reid on 22/01/14

Leeds Trinity students to launch local news site

Leeds Northern will offer news and features covering north Leeds, as part of a 'web-first' approach for postgraduates at Leeds Trinity

Posted by Rachel McAthy on 25/03/13

How to: get into music journalism

Experienced music journalists share their advice

Posted by Alastair Reid on 22/03/13

Mobile reporting lessons from Leeds Trinity University

Students at Leeds Trinity University and their course leader Richard Horsman, share their experiences of iPhone reporting following a recent project

Posted by Rachel McAthy on 12/03/13

South African site offers photography students a 'mentor experience'

The site aims to inspire photography students, and help them understand the important role photojournalism plays in democracy

Posted by Rachel McAthy on 11/03/13

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