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The NCTJ Essential Guide to Careers in Journalism

The NCTJ Essential Guide to Careers in Journalism

By: Andy Bull (author)Hardback

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The National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ) Guide to Careers in Journalism is the essential resource to securing a job as a journalist on a newspaper or magazine, on radio and television, or online. The book contains: full details of over 60 highly-respected, NCTJ-accredited courses which give you exactly the qualifications you needcomprehensive outlines of what it will be like as a trainee journalist on newspapers, magazines, TV, radio or a websiteday-in-the-life accounts from a wide range of young journalistsadvice, quotes, comments and warnings from over 100 working journalistsa comprehensive listing of potential sources of work experience, traineeships, and jobs.


Introduction - The New JournalistSection One - The mediaNewspapersMagazinesTV and radioOnlineNews, sport and picture agenciesSportPhotographySection Two - Career pathsCareer Path 1: Newspaper or magazine reportingCareer path 2: Newspaper or magazine productionCareer path 3: Features on newspapers and in magazinesCareer path 4: TV and Radio reporting Career path 5: TV and Radio productionCareer path 6: Online writing and productionCareer path 7: News agenciesCareer path 8: SportCareer path 9: PhotographersCareer path 10: FreelancingCross-media careers pathsCareer paths 11: Cross media career paths - ReportingCareer paths 12: Cross-media career paths - ProductionCareer path 13: Cross-media career paths - EditingCareer paths 14: Wild-card career pathsSection 3 - NCTJ-Accredited Journalism coursesSection 4 - database of employersUseful sources of information

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781412936149
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9781412936149
  • ISBN10: 1412936144

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