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Media, multimedia and research courses

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

We also offer bespoke and in-house training courses. For more information on training, email Jasmine Scott or call 01273 384293.

Follow us on Twitter @training_media and on Facebook.


Social media

Mastering the art of Instagram

Tutor(s): Sue Llewellyn
Starts: 10:00 21 September 2020
Location: Online
Price: £229.17 (plus VAT)

Based on the hugely popular ‘Instagram for Work’ course Sue Llewellyn created for the BBC, this revamped virtual course will show you how to up your Instagram game and come up with new ideas and inspiration


Multimedia

Advanced podcast skills

Tutor(s): Jack Soper
Starts: 10:30 29 September 2020
Finishes: 13:00 30 September 2020
Location: Online
Price: £229.17 (plus VAT)

This online advanced podcast course will be run over two sequential mornings from 10:30 to 13:00 and will help you take your audio to the next level of engagement


Mobile journalism masterclass

Tutor(s): Robb Montgomery
Starts: 00:00 2 November 2020
Location: Online
Price: £300 (plus VAT)

Six-week certificate training course used by top broadcasters, media development organisations and journalism schools.


Digital skills

Essential SEO skills for media professionals

Tutor(s): Adam Tinworth
Starts: 10:00 19 August 2020
Finishes: 17:00 16 September 2020
Location: Online
Price: £229.17 (plus VAT)

This online course taking place over four 90-minute Zoom sessions will teach you how to use SEO to plan, develop and optimise articles to find readers through Google and other search engines


Freelancing and business

Copywriting for freelance journalists

Tutor(s): Jackie Barrie
Date: 26 August 2020
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: Online
Price: £150 (plus VAT)

This online course taking place as a 7-hour virtual session is for freelancers interested in commercial copywriting


Design and sell media training

Tutor(s): Dr Holly Powell-Jones
Starts: 00:01 14 September 2020
Finishes: 23:59 21 September 2020
Location: Online
Price: £300 (plus VAT)

Create your own original media training courses and learn how to successfully pitch and sell these to clients through this five-week interactive video course


Freelance feature writing

Tutor(s): Ellie Levenson
Starts: 00:00 30 September 2020
Location: Online (flexible start date)
Price: £250 (plus VAT)

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


How to become a successful freelance journalist

Tutor(s): Lily Canter, Emma Wilkinson
Starts: 09:00 2 November 2020
Location: Online
Price: £150 (plus VAT)

The authors of 'Freelancing for Journalists' lift the lid on the secrets of successful self-employment in this online course. Learn about where to find work and how to pitch your ideas along with getting paid, developing contacts and building your brand


Traditional skills

Sub-editing skills - intermediate level

Tutor(s): Martin Lloyd
Starts: 10:00 18 August 2020
Finishes: 17:00 19 August 2020
Location: Online
Price: £229.17 (plus VAT)

Two 3-hour virtual training sessions of insights, group discussions and practical exercises that will provide you with the essential skills to sub-edit effectively


Sub-editing masterclass

Tutor(s): Martin Lloyd
Starts: 09:30 24 August 2020
Location: Online
Price: £300 (plus VAT)

This six-week trainer-led online course offers a unique opportunity to master the art of sub-editing


Sub-editing skills - advanced level

Tutor(s): Martin Lloyd
Starts: 10:00 15 September 2020
Finishes: 17:00 16 September 2020
Location: Online
Price: £229.17 (plus VAT)

This highly practical course running over two 3-hour virtual training sessions teaches advanced skills to edit copy to the highest standard


Writing for women's magazines

Tutor(s): Tiffany Wright
Starts: 00:00 30 September 2020
Location: Online (flexible start date)
Price: £250 (plus VAT)

A course for freelancers offering practical advice on writing and pitching feature ideas for glossy magazines. This coursehas a flexible start date, so you can start anytime


Storytelling and engagement techniques masterclass

Tutor(s): David Atkinson
Starts: 09:00 5 October 2020
Location: Online
Price: £250 (plus VAT)

This four-week flexible online course helps you develop storytelling techniques for truly engaging your audience


Breaking into travel writing

Tutor(s): Lottie Gross
Starts: 09:00 5 October 2020
Location: Online
Price: £220 (plus VAT)

This four-week online course will help you understand the travel media and set you up with the skills to generate ideas, pitch to the right publications and follow through with excellent stories


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