An evening class for those wishing to be freelance journalists. The aim of this course is to facilitate entry into the profession, to show how to launch a career in freelance journalism or to help existing writers add to their existing skills. By the end of the course, participants should be well prepared to develop a career as a freelance writer.
This course is tutored by Nick Barlay, an established freelance journalist and author.
|Week 1:||Introduction to Journalism and writing news|
|Week 2:||Ideas and Angles (1)|
|Week 3:||Ideas and Angles (2) - Developing proposals|
|Week 5:||Style, Features intros, narrative|
|Week 6:||Interviewing (1)|
|Week 7:||Interviewing (2) Profiles, human interest|
There are four writing assignments included in the course - all of which will be reviewed by the course tutor.Back to top