Students and journalists interested in working with international news agencies can register for this course in Rio de Janeiro.
The Hélio Alonso University (FACHA, in Portuguese) will offer the course "International journalism and news agencies" 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. over six Saturdays beginning April 14.
The course will cover the relations between international news agencies and Brazilian television, based on the interest of the global news market in events in Brazil; news production with potential for repercussion abroad, introducing monetization and distribution practices; the commercial value of news coverage: hard news, breaking news, broadcast pools and reports; and content produced by citizen journalists and its commercial value.
The instructor is journalist Maria Angélica Dias da Cruz.
The registration deadline is April 12. The cost is BRL500, with discounts available to FACHA students.
For more information (in Portuguese), click here.