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English course for journalists open [Worldwide]

English course for journalists open [Worldwide]

Posted on September 26, 2018

Anyone can attend this free, self-paced course.

The University of California, Berkeley is offering the Massive Online Open Course (MOOC) "English for Journalists, Part 2" through edX.

The course is designed by the U.S. State Department and other organizations for non-native English speakers who are interested in developing the skills needed for journalism. Students are expected to spend 3 to 4 hours a week for a total of five weeks.

Participants will improve their English vocabulary and grammar in order to write more effective stories; communicate more effectively with others in interviews and reports; and learn different styles of news writing include humor, satirical, sports and broadcast; and more.

Registration is ongoing. 

For more information on how to register, click here.