Journalism Courses, Classes & Workshops in London

Always wanted to be a journalist? Enjoy our huge range of journalism courses, from introductory tasters to specialist classes on a range of subjects including food and travel writing, freelance journalism, blogging, and more. Our part-time courses are flexible and delivered by experts in the field. All our writing courses are taught by practicing writers.

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  1. Writing for magazines

    Writing for magazines

    Course Date: Wed 23 Sep 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: Online
    Get inspired to write on this practical course for freelance journalists and bloggers. Learn to carry out research, interview people, pitch and publish stories, and build your presence on social media.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £129.00
    Concession: £52.00

  2. Travel writing: a taster

    Travel writing: a taster

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 10 Oct 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    You love travelling and taking photos but how do you decide what to write about and which pictures will sell? This course will help you focus, and give you the skills you need to approach editors with confidence.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £28.00

  3. Travel writing

    Travel writing

    Course Date: Wed 4 Nov 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Make travelling pay. Find out what travel editors of newspapers and magazines look for, how to get a commission, write a saleable article and get your trip financed. Practical advice on identifying suitable outlets and contacting editors.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £109.00
    Senior fee: £109.00
    Concession: £44.00

  4. A taste of journalism

    A taste of journalism

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 7 Nov 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Ever dreamed of becoming a journalist? Come and learn the basics from an experienced news and features journalist. Discover how journalists develop, write and edit their stories.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £28.00

  5. Writing for blogs: a taster

    Writing for blogs: a taster

    Evening
    Course Date: Fri 20 Nov 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: Online
    Got a passion, a journey or an obsession to share? Blogging is the perfect medium through which to share your interests with the world. This taster course teaches the essential skills required to write blogposts that will resonate.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £28.00

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