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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.

Promotion: Most courses are free to access, however, you will be required to pay for certificates. Successfully complete two courses and your certificates will be issued to you free of charge.

Successfully complete three courses for free access to one of our specialised, peer-marked courses: Social Media Strategy, The Business of Journalism, Audience Analytics.

 

 

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

Available in May

 

   

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

Available in May

   

Advanced Mobile Journalism: online workshop

CPD hours: 6

Who is it for: All journalists, senior journalists

Available in May

 

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

 

 

Introduction to 360 Video

CPD hours: 6

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

Available in May

  

  

  

  

 

  

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

Available in June

  

 

Investigative Journalism Skills

Who is it for: Working and aspiring journalists

Available in June

   

  

Photographer's Ethical Toolkit

CPD hours: 4

Who is it for: Photojournalists, all journalists, students

 

  

  

Building Trust and Reputation

CPD hours: 4

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

Available in February

 

   



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

CPD hours: 0

Who is it for: All journalists, journalism students

 

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. 

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