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Mobile Journalism Today

Mobile journalism
  • Level(s) of study: Short course
  • Study mode(s): Short course
  • Location: City Campus
  • Starting: 12 July 2021
  • Course duration: Monday to Friday 10 am - 4 pm, one week


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Phones and tablets are reaching out to worldwide audiences at the touch of a button - and inviting people to interact.

On this course, you’ll learn how to use current mobile technology to create work that is distributed instantaneously and have a lifespan longer than print or TV.


This course is ideal if you are a keen writer who would like to develop your skills to publish online.

Secure your place with a deposit

If you're booking two months or more before the course starts, we can accept a £100 deposit to secure your place.

The balance is due one month before the course starts.

Our standard booking terms and conditions apply.

Email us to find out how: creativeshortcourses@ntu.ac.uk

What will you gain?

By the end of the course you will have a good understanding of mobile journalism techniques, a basic understanding of the different writing styles for different applications and will have studied online layouts and formats.

You will have also gained an understanding of the journalism industry and be able to plan, design and execute research.

Level: Beginner

Entry requirement: You should have an interest in news at a local and national level.

Indicative maximum class size: 14

Any questions?

Contact the short course team:

Email: creativeshortcourses@ntu.ac.uk

Tel: +44 (0)115 848 2813

What you'll study

On this course, you will:

  • undertake journalism projects that reflect a theme of your choosing
  • get your work online for everyone to see
  • creating stories that are not just impactful but also show editorial control and reflect balance, fairness and quality
  • work in the newsroom as well as develop stories on location
  • learn how to find, evaluate and manage information
  • combine text and images in cohesive, eye-catching ways
  • create reports to add to your portfolio.

Entry requirements

Level: Beginner

Entry requirement: You should have an interest in news at a local and national level.

Level: Beginner

Entry requirement: You should have an interest in news at a local and national level.

How to apply

You can book your place via the NTU online store:

One week summer course (12 - 16 July 2021)

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

You can book your place via the NTU online store:

One week summer course (12 - 16 July 2021)

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

Fees and funding

The fee for this course is £395.

Payment is due at the time of booking.

The fee for this course is £395.

Payment is due at the time of booking.

Still need help?

+44 (0)115 941 8418