Learn how to strengthen your written words and know how to provide compelling articles on real-life situations with this course on News Writing Fundamentals – Journalism 101. It takes an exceptional writer to be able to present the facts and details about an incident, whether the medium is printed press or ongoing blogs. You can master this skill and take your penmanship, typing, and creativity to another level.
This introduction to Journalism emphasises the importance of writers to people worldwide and their perception of current events. You will be shown how to adopt an essential English writing style, craft an eye-catching headline, write powerful intros, use quotations effectively, maintain a structure, and reach a conclusion. The ability to hold a reader’s interest and thoughts will soon be within your range of capabilities.
Whether you are a journalist in training and want some extra pointers or an active writer, this can significantly boost your skills.
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.
You are taught through a combination of
- Video lessons
- Online study materials
Will I receive a certificate of completion?
Upon successful completion, you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised CPD accredited certification. You can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your PDF Certificate at the cost of £9 and Hard Copy Certificate for £15.
Why study this course
It doesn’t matter if you are an aspiring professional or absolute beginner; this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with critical skills and an accredited certification attesting to your knowledge.
The News Writing: Journalism 101 is fully available to anyone, and no previous qualifications are needed to enrol. All One Education needs to know is that you are eager to learn and are over 16.
|Section 01: Introduction|
|What Is News?||00:03:00|
|Section 02: Essential English|
|Essential English: Be Positive||00:02:00|
|Essential English: Be Active||00:02:00|
|Essential English: Short And Sweet Sentences||00:02:00|
|Essential English: Avoid Repetition, Jargon and Clichés||00:03:00|
|Section 03: Writing Headlines|
|The Purpose of a Headline||00:03:00|
|Section 04: Writing Intros|
|The Importance of the Intro||00:02:00|
|Intro Writing Fundamentals||00:03:00|
|A Guide to Writing Better Intros||00:02:00|
|Section 05: Using Quotations|
|Quoting Within News Writing||00:03:00|
|Section 06: Structure|
|The Structure of a News Story||00:03:00|
|Structure Fundamentals: The Five Ws||00:02:00|
|Section 07: Conclusion|
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