Course description

In this ‘Introduction to Journalism’ we will be exploring what ‘news’ is, what the features of a news report are and how we can create our own news article. 

Course content

On this course we will work independently and in groups to focus upon: 

  • What is ‘the news’? How do we receive it and what are the different styles?
  • What does a journalist do? How do people secure jobs in journalism and what does the job entail?
  • The features of news articles
  • Creating a news story

What can this course lead to?

(Progression) Functional Skills English  

‘An Introduction to Writing and Blogging’ 

Course session dates