Media, multimedia and research courses

Journalism.co.uk provides a range of media training courses for journalists, editors, web managers, PRs and communication professionals.

In addition to full and half-day courses in London, we offer online training as well as evening workshops at our office in Brighton.

Members of our freelance journalist directory also get a 10 per cent discount on all courses (please contact us before booking).

We also offer bespoke and in-house training courses. For more information on training, email Chris De Banks or call 01273 384291.

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Social media

Social media content strategies

Tutor(s): Sue Llewellyn
Date: 19 March 2015
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: The Bridge, 73-81 Southwark Bridge Road, London, SE1 0NQ
Price: £240 (inc. VAT)

One-day course: Discover what makes people click and share, plus what, when and where to post on social media


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Freelancing

Freelance feature writing (online, flexible course)

Tutor(s): Ellie Levenson
Date: 19 March 2015
Time: 09:00 - 17:00
Location: Online (flexible start date)
Price: £300 (inc. VAT)

Online: Suitable for both new and established journalists, this correspondence course has a flexible start date, so you can join any time


Writing for women's magazines (online, flexible course)

Tutor(s): Tiffany Wright
Date: 19 March 2015
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: Online (flexible start date)
Price: £300 (inc. VAT)

Online: A course for freelancers offering practical advice on writing and pitching feature ideas for glossy magazines


Copywriting for freelance journalists

Tutor(s): Jackie Barrie
Date: 15 May 2015
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: The Bridge, 81 Southwark Bridge Road, London SE1 0NQ
Price: £240 (inc. VAT)

One-day course: A course for freelancers interested in commercial copywriting


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Better blogging

Tutor(s): Adam Tinworth
Date: 9 March 2015
Time: 18:00 - 21:00
Location: Shaftesbury Court, 95 Ditchling Road, Brighton BN1 4ST
Price: £80 (inc. VAT)

Evening course: Discover how to publish engaging content, build an online community and plan a long-term strategy for your blog


Online media law refresher

Tutor(s): Dr Richard Danbury
Date: 11 March 2015
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: The Bridge, 81 Southwark Bridge Road, London SE1 0NQ
Price: £240 (inc. VAT)

Get up-to-date with the latest developments in digital media law on this one-day course, also suitable for those with no previous legal training


Effective presentation visuals

Tutor(s): Lulu Pinney
Date: 16 March 2015
Time: 09:00 - 13:00
Location: The Bridge, 81 Southwark Bridge Road, London SE1 0NQ
Price: £114 (inc. VAT)

Half-day course: Aimed at anyone who has to give presentations, this workshop will help define your message with visuals


Introduction to podcasting

Tutor(s): Corinne Podger
Date: 26 March 2015
Time: 18:00 - 21:00
Location: Shaftesbury Court, 95 Ditchling Road, Brighton BN1 4ST
Price: £80 (inc. VAT)

Evening course: Learn how to create great podcasts


Online sub-editing

Tutor(s): Jane Wild, Emmanuelle Smith
Date: 27 March 2015
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: The Bridge, 81 Southwark Bridge Road, London, SE1 0NQ
Price: £240 (inc. VAT)

A one-day course covering traditional sub-editing skills plus advice on web layouts, SEO and how to make content more shareable


Analytics for journalists: Measuring success with metrics

Tutor(s): Adam Tinworth
Date: 30 March 2015
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: The Bridge, 81 Southwark Bridge Road, London SE1 0NQ
Price: £240 (inc. VAT)

This one-day course is designed to develop your understanding of using analytics to develop ideas and stories


Interviewing skills

Tutor(s): Richard Danbury
Date: 10 April 2015
Time: 09:00 - 13:00
Location: The Bridge, 81 Southwark Bridge Road, London SE1 0NQ
Price: £114 (inc. VAT)

Half-day course: From three-minute interviews to in-depth background research, this workshop offers a masterclass in interviewing techniques


SEO essentials

Tutor(s): Adam Tinworth
Date: 13 April 2015
Time: 18:00 - 21:00
Location: Shaftesbury Court, 95 Ditchling Road, Brighton BN1 4ST
Price: £80 (inc. VAT)

Evening course: A Brighton workshop covering the key areas of search engine optimisation


Multimedia reporting with iPhone and iPad

Tutor(s): Robb Montgomery
Date: 30 April 2015
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: The Bridge, 81 Southwark Bridge Road, London SE1 0NQ
Price: £240 (inc. VAT)

One-day course: A masterclass in creating interactive visual media using mobile devices


Creating interactive multimedia and video on iPhone and iPad

Tutor(s): Robb Montgomery
Starts: 10:00 30 April 2015
Finishes: 17:00 1 May 2015
Location: The Bridge, 81 Southwark Bridge Road, London SE1 0NQ
Price: £420 (inc. VAT)

Two-day course: Learn techniques for creating interactive visual stories using mobile devices


Video reporting with iPhone and iPad

Tutor(s): Robb Montgomery
Date: 1 May 2015
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: The Bridge, 81 Southwark Bridge Road, London SE1 0NQ
Price: £240 (inc. VAT)

One-day course: Discover how to transform your smartphone into a pro video camera


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Financial journalism: essentials

Tutor(s): Peter Kirwan
Date: 5 March 2015
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: The Bridge, 81 Southwark Bridge Road, London SE1 0NQ
Price: £240 (inc. VAT)

One-day course: Expert practical advice on understanding and interpreting company reports


Financial journalism: essentials to intermediate

Tutor(s): Peter Kirwan
Starts: 10:00 5 March 2015
Finishes: 17:00 6 March 2015
Location: The Bridge, 81 Southwark Bridge Road, London SE1 0NQ
Price: £420 (inc. VAT)

Two-day course: Get an in-depth knowledge of covering financials and company reports


Financial journalism: intermediate

Tutor(s): Peter Kirwan
Date: 6 March 2015
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: The Bridge, 81 Southwark Bridge Road, London SE1 0NQ
Price: £240 (inc. VAT)

One-day course: For those already comfortable with analysing company accounts, this course will help develop your skills further


Investigative journalism

Tutor(s): Lyra McKee
Date: 12 March 2015
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: The Bridge, 81 Southwark Bridge Road, London SE1 0NQ
Price: £240 (inc. VAT)

One-day course: A workshop featuring tools, tips and techniques for investigative journalism


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