Digital Journalism

Date:
Nov 23, 2022 - Dec 30, 2022
Application Deadline:
Oct 05, 2022
Duration:
6 Weeks
Schedule:
Wednesday - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Friday - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Delivery Method:
Online

Course Overview:

This course has been built with the concept of inculcating journalistic knowledge and practices to prospective, beginner, early-career, or mid-tier journalists and digital content creators. It offers a hands-on approach to understanding the mechanisms of news media and the realm of digital newsgathering that shapes our local and global opinions. Through this course, students will learn to read, write, and edit journalistic content with a stronger ethical skillset along with building a proficiency in the digital journalism realm.

This course examines the realm of digital journalistic content and cultivates critical thinking, while analysing major journalistic issues featured in the digital world. The course also helps develop writing skills, which are tailored for a digital audience in an ever-converging mediascape.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand digital journalism as a discourse
  • Develop a journalistic skillset for a digital audience
  • Examine relevant global and local issues discussed in the digital realm
Please note: At the end of the course, you will receive an E-certificate. For more details, please visit the Policies section.

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Shahjehan Saleem
Fashion & lifestyle journalist, public relations specialist, and an educationist.
Cluster-head of journalism, Department of Media Sciences, SZABIST, Karachi
Editor for Diva Magazine Pakistan

Course Fee: PKR 18,000/-

Note: CES may cancel or postpone a course due to insufficient enrolment or unforeseen circumstances. In this case, the university will refund registration/processing fee (if any) but will not be responsible for any other related charges/expenses including cancellation/change charges by airline and travel agencies.

Please go through Policies & Code of Conduct


Participants must register online through CES website by clicking on their desired course and filling out a one-page form. Before starting the registration process, please ensure that you have a formal scanned picture (for CES smart card) and CNIC details. Incorrect information provided during the registration process will lead towards cancellation of your enrolment at any stage and participants will not be entitled to claim a refund.

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