English for Journalism Professionals 


Course Title: English for Journalism Professionals 

Course Description: This course focuses on news language, interview techniques, and article writing. It includes news article analysis, interview simulations, and news writing exercises. Learners will be capable of creating and understanding news content in English. 

Course Length: 20 hours (1 hour per module) 

Proficiency Level: Intermediate to Advanced English proficiency 

Prerequisites: Basic English proficiency and a basic understanding of journalism concepts 


Course Navigation and Communication: 

  • Assignments: Students will submit assignments through the online platform. Feedback will be provided within three days of submission. 
  • Interaction: Students can interact with peers and instructors through the dedicated discussion forums. 
  • Assistance: For queries or assistance, students can contact instructors via email or schedule a one-on-one virtual meeting. 

Module Syllabus: 

Each module will cover specific topics in English for Journalism Professionals, including journalism terminologies, news writing language, interviewing vocabulary, editorial writing language, and professional interactions. Each module will consist of: 

  1. Learning objectives 
  2. Interactive video lectures 
  3. Reading materials and resources 
  4. Practical assignments 
  5. Assessments 

Course Objectives: 

By the end of the course, learners will be able to: 

  1. Understand and use common journalism terminologies accurately. 
  2. Communicate effectively about news writing, interviewing, and editorial writing. 
  3. Write precise and comprehensive journalism-specific reports and emails. 
  4. Deliver clear and structured oral presentations on journalism topics. 
  5. Participate in professional discussions and meetings in a journalism setting. 
  6. Understand and interpret journalism literature and research. 
  7. Use English effectively for teleconferencing and online consultations in a journalism context. 
  8. Continually improve their journalism-specific English skills through self-study and professional development. 
  9. Develop an understanding of journalism operations in English-speaking countries. 
  10. Communicate effectively with editors, reporters, and stakeholders about journalism issues. 

This course aims to provide learners with the necessary language skills to excel in a journalism setting where English is used for professional communication. 

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