This one-year course, regarded by many editors as the gold standard in training, helps to open doors into the industry. The course is intensive and the pressure tomeet deadlines is real. You need to be committed but there will be plenty of fun on the way. You will meet lots of like-minded people who could be good contacts in thefuture. The course comprises:news reporting, public affairs, press law and shorthand with options to study sport, TV and radio broadcasting, sub-editing or the business of magazines. It is examination and portfolio based to help prepare you for the pressures of a newsroom, where you will be asked to draw on knowledge of press law and public affairs a ta moment’s notice and be able to produce concise and accurate stories to meet deadlines.