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Learn the power of mass media with Alison's free online Media and Journalism courses. We have short certificate courses such as the Journalism in the Digital Age and Journalism and Print Media which you can finish in as short as 3 hours. Want a more extensive course? We recommend the Diploma in Media Studies and the Diploma in Journalism courses. By the end of these courses your journalism skills will be at the next level. Get started with your next course, today.
By taking the free online Media and Journalism courses from Alison, you will be giving your career a solid boost. We suggest the short certificate courses including Introduction to Journalism, Journalism and Print Media, and Journalism in the Digital Age where you can see how journalism has evolved over the years. We also recommend the course Writing for Young Readers where you will also get a solid grounding in writing, editing, and publishing in today's world.
Alison's free online Media and Journalism courses will guide you through the ethical responsibilities and public duties of journalists as well as the development of modern media. Our Diploma in Journalism course will teach you how to use facts and opinions to write quality articles and avoid conflicts of interest. On the other hand, the Diploma in Media Studies will show you the trends and issues which affect important types of media as well as the history and cultural impact of books, newspapers, magazines, radio, movies, TV, and the Internet.