Journalism from Studios to Stadiums

You will be taught in NTU’s Centre for Broadcasting and Journalism which houses an industry-standard broadcast suite.

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Join this course to experience being a television presenter in a studio or on location!

On this course you'll gain an insight into the different forms of sports journalism, and experience studio and location presenting!

Week 1 - Sports Journalism

Nottingham is the home of Trent Bridge Cricket Ground, the Panthers Ice Hockey Team, the National Water Sports Centre and is the official City of Football for the UK.  Where better to learn the craft of sports journalism?

In this week you will learn how to write scripts for multimedia, including match reports and sports features and explore the way sports reporting uses social media and blogs. You will learn interview techniques in the studio and on location, and how to construct and write sports features. You will experience how a sports journalist works while visiting key sport venues in Nottingham.

At the end of this week you will have a good understanding of how to construct multimedia sports stories, be able to demonstrate basic knowledge and application of the practical skills relevant to sports journalism and be able to work effectively and collaboratively in a team.

Week 2 – Television Presentation Skills

Join this course to experience being a television presenter in a studio or on location! You will be given basic voice training and performance coaching to enable you to feel relaxed and confident in the role of a presenter. Tuition on script writing for bulletins, and experience multi-camera presentation will also be taught.

You will be taught in NTU’s Centre for Broadcasting and Journalism which houses an industry-standard broadcast suite. You will experience live and location work including pieces to camera, learn interview techniques (both live and recorded), be given voice and performance coaching, and learn how to read an auto cue.

At the end of this week you will understand how to plan, design and execute research in a range of areas that demonstrates your knowledge of television journalism, and communicate effectively and appropriately.

You should have completed at least one year of undergraduate studies and have the required English language skills. Ideally you will have a demonstrable interest and prior knowledge of the subject.

Student Feedback

I enjoyed practising in the TV studio. It made me feel like I was literally working in a studio.

Yaqi Zhan – Jinan University, China

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You'll gain an insight into the different forms of sports journalism, and experience studio and location presenting.

Course Details

Location: City Campus

Starting: 22 July 2019

Course Duration: Two weeks

Credits: 10 UK / 5 ECTS

Fees

Early bird discount applies to students who pay their tuition fee before 31st March 2019:

Early bird discount fee

Standard fee

£990

£1,100

If you are interested in booking as a group of 10 or more, please contact us for more information and package prices.

Application deadline 1st June 2019

Fees include:

  • Full social and evening events programme, supported by NTU student buddies
  • At least one weekend visit to one UK city or other attraction (maximum of three trips available for those on the four-week programme)
  • NEW for 2019 - English Conversation Cafe
  • NEW for 2019 - An end of course ‘Summer School Showcase’ at which student work is exhibited to NTU students, staff and summer school students
  • Access to NTU’s Global Lounges and services, including a free international lunch and week-day refreshments
  • An Employability / Alumni session
  • A GSS T-shirt
  • Certificate of completion and a transcript of results

How to Book

Please download and complete the application form, and email it to the Global Summer School team:

Email: globalsummer@ntu.ac.uk

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