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What is a Journalist, and What is News?
Attribution, Verification and the Structure of News Writing
Finding Things Out: Places, Paper and People
More on Interviews
Contacts and Confidential Sources; Applying the Skills and Organising Your Material
Media Law and Impartiality; Wrapping Up the Course
This course is designed to help people in the world take advantage of new media by teaching how to write articles, interview people, develop and manage sources, and use legal rights to access public information.
Students appreciate the usefulness of the tutors' course and the professionalism of the videos and lectures. They found the final interactive assignments to be particularly helpful.