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Level up your skill set and give yourself an original edge. Browse our FREE Journalism Now online interactive courses, designed and led by industry experts and find the one that is right for you. 

All of our online courses support your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and count towards your hours. If you would like to learn more about The CPD Certification Service, visit their website.

   

 

Reporting on Covid-19: Safety

Just launched!

This course has been translated in more languages to benefit more journalists. See which languages here.

 

 

Reporting on Covid-19: Verification

Just launched!

This course, in partnership with First Draft, has been translated in more languages to benefit more journalists. See which languages here.

 

 

Reporting on Covid-19: Content

Just launched!

This course has been translated in more languages to benefit more journalists. See which languages here.

 

 

Journalism Across Multiple Platforms

CPD hours: 6

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

 

 

Social Media Newsgathering

CPD hours: 4

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

  

 

Data Journalism

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

 

   

Mobile Journalism: Getting started

CPD hours: 6

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

   

Mobile Journalism

CPD hours: 6

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

   

Advanced Mobile Journalism: online workshop

CPD hours: 6

Who is it for: All journalists, senior journalists

 

 

Growing and Engaging Your Audience

CPD hours: 6

Who is it for: Senior journalists, independent journalists, editors, journalism entrepreneurs

 

  

Social Media Strategy

CPD hours: 6

Who is it for: Senior journalists, managers, independent journalists, editors, journalism entrepreneurs, social media editors

 

 

The Ethical Data Journalist

CPD hours: 6

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

 

  

  

  

  

 

  

Business of Journalism

Light CPD hours: 4

Advanced (paid) CPD hours: 11

Paid course includes two meetings with instructor

  

 

Ethical Journalist's Toolkit

CPD hours: 4

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

  

  

Audience Research Methods and Techniques

CPD hours: 6

Who is it for: Senior journalists, managers, independent journalists, journalism entrepreneurs

  

 

Investigative Journalism Skills

Who is it for: Working and aspiring journalists

 

   



Copyright: How to Protect it, How Not to Breach it

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

 

  

  

Building Trust and Reputation

CPD hours: 4

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

 

   

  

Photographer's Ethical Toolkit

CPD hours: 4

Who is it for: Photojournalists, all journalists, students

 



Advanced Photo Ethics: Awareness, Authenticity, Accuracy

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

 



Advanced Photo Ethics: Empathy, Dignity, Power

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

Available in July 2020

 



Advanced Photo Ethics: Impact, Intervention, Injury

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

Available in October 2020

 

Recent feedback

"It is one of the best platforms for journalists willing to expand their knowledge and learn about other aspects of the profession. You also get a certificate!"

– Meehika, India

 

"My goal was to learn how to build trust in my community with my reporting. The course was straight to the point regarding how a journalist can earn the trust of his/her community by being visible and authentic."

– Irene, Cameroon

 

 

"The delivery of the content was great. The instructor explained things clearly and showed us examples, which we could emulate in our own work. I especially liked how the courses featured views from a wide range of journalists or media organisations, such as the BBC and BuzzFeed."

– Imani, South Africa

"The mobile journalism course really improved my knowledge and skills. The trainer is well experienced and the course is interactive."

– Masbahur, Indonesia

 

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Journalism Now is a global platform offering lifelong learning to journalists and communicators across the world. But we also offer online courses as part of our OPEN Media Hub programme on everything from reporting on migration, audience engagement and media management to production techniques, camerawork and editing and covering the EU. 

Browse our FREE OPEN Media Hub courses.

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