Teeline for Journalists

Author: Dawn Johnston

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN: 9780435471606

Category: Journalism

Page: 244

View: 1539

Aimed at journalism students, this work concentrates on the key terms and phrases they will encounter in their careers.
Posted in Journalism

Teeline Gold Standard for Journalists

From Beggining to 100 Wpm with Essential Speed Building and Exam Practice

Author: National Council for the Training of Journalists (Great Britain)

Publisher: Heinemann Vocational

ISBN: 9780435471712

Category: Shorthand

Page: 224

View: 8355

This student book includes an introductory section to outline important principles and theory to give students a firm foundation for learning. It provides a range of practice exercises to offer learners drill materials from 50 WPM to 100 WPM designed especially to build their speed and fluency.
Posted in Shorthand

Teeline Fast

Author: Ann Dix

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN: 9780435453527

Category: Shorthand

Page: 76

View: 2829

This course book is designed for short courses of all kinds either in the classroom or for self-study. It contains sufficient theory to lay the foundation for higher speeds for students who chose to progress.
Posted in Shorthand

Teeline shorthand made simple

Author: Harry Butler

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780434985005

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 306

View: 8903

Posted in Business & Economics

McNae's Essential Law for Journalists

Author: Mike Dodd,Mark Hanna

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0192537687

Category: Law

Page: 560

View: 2567

Precise and lucid in its treatment of practical detail, McNae's Essential Law for Journalists is the unrivalled handbook for students of journalism and professionals. Including pithy summaries, clear cross-references, and hands-on practical advice, McNae's meets the needs of busy journalists who need quick and reliable answers to the questions they face in their day-to-day work, while also providing students with authoritative coverage of key media law topics. Published in partnership with the National Council for the Training of Journalists as the elemental text for students, and widely used in newsrooms across the UK, McNae's continues to successfully distil the law and make it manageable. Online resources Comprehensive online resources accompany the text, including regular updates from the authors to keep readers abreast of the law. www.mcnaes.com
Posted in Law

Essential Public Affairs for Journalists

Author: James Morrison

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198785518

Category: Great Britain

Page: 648

View: 9925

'Essential Public Affairs for Journalists' is a practical introduction to all aspects of central and local government. It provides journalism students with all the information they will need to cover public affairs confidently.
Posted in Great Britain

McNae's Essential Law for Journalists

Author: Tom Welsh,Walter Greenwood,David Banks

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780199211548

Category: Law

Page: 587

View: 9732

This is a practical guide for journalists and other writers whose job takes them into contact with the law. This edition takes account of recent and forthcoming changes in the law as they affect journalists.
Posted in Law

Teeline Gold

The Course Book

Author: Jean Clarkson,Celia Osborne

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN: 9780435453534

Category: Shorthand

Page: 215

View: 3832

The flexible Teeline system of shorthand is based on the English alphabet, and gives students scope for developing their own style of writing. This student pack consists of one copy of each of three "Teeline Gold" books - the course book, the workbook and the word list.
Posted in Shorthand

Teeline Gold Word List

Author: Mavis Smith,Anne Tilly

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN: 9780435453596

Category: Dictation (Office practice)

Page: 214

View: 1048

This Teeline Gold edition of the Word List has doubled in size and contains recommended Teeline outlines for over 12,000 words which might be expected to occur frequently in non-technical material. New appendices of legal and medical words are included.
Posted in Dictation (Office practice)

Law for Journalists

A Guide to Media Law

Author: Frances Quinn

Publisher: Pearson UK

ISBN: 1292208619

Category: Law

Page: 480

View: 8081

Written by a working journalist with over 20 years’ experience, Law for Journalists is designed to equip you with a solid understanding of the day-to-day legal principles and practices you will need throughout your career. Suitable for use on courses accredited by the NCTJ and BCTJ, this book is packed full of practical tips and suggestions, making it a must-have guide to media law for journalism students, trainees and working journalists alike. New to this edition: ● Discussion of the first cases brought since the Defamation Act 2013 came into force, highlighting how the new provisions are being interpreted by the courts. ● Increased coverage of broadcast and online journalism, and social media. ● More detailed focus on the ethical codes of practice used by Ofcom and IPSO.
Posted in Law

Writing for Journalists

Author: Wynford Hicks,Adams Sally,Harriett Gilbert,Tim Holmes,Jane Bentley

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317394208

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 200

View: 5627

The new edition of Writing for Journalists focuses on the key issue for writers working across all forms of media today: how to produce clear, engaging and illuminating copy that will keep the reader hooked from start to finish. Written by skilled specialist contributors and drawing on a broad range of examples to illustrate the best professional practice, this edition includes: chapters on how to write news, features and reviews whatever the format used for delivery expanded chapters on writing for digital publication in both shortform and longform top tips on writing columns and blogs from leading professionals an exploration of the importance of style and its impact on great journalistic writing an extensive glossary of terms used in journalism and suggestions for further reading This is an essential guide to good writing for all practising journalists and students of journalism.
Posted in Language Arts & Disciplines

Essential Reporting

The NCTJ Guide for Trainee Journalists

Author: Jon Smith,Joanne Butcher

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1446259641

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 280

View: 3618

"If you want a book that instructs you about all the technical skills you need to pass the examinations set by the National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ) and embark on a career in journalism, then this is the book for you. It outlines the basic knowledge required to succeed as a trainee reporter. Shorthand, intros, writing styles, subbing, layout, the way newsrooms work and how to find things out are among the range of skills described." - Times Higher Education "Precisely what it says on the cover - a down-to-earth essential handbook for anyone embarking on a career in journalism. All you need to know about avoiding newsroom minefields and attracting the editor's attention for the right reasons. If only it had been around in my day!' - Bob Satchwell, Executive Director, Society of Editors This is a book for everyone who wants to be a journalist: a practical guide to all you need to know, learn and do to succeed as a trainee reporter in today's newsroom. Although the world of journalism is changing fast, as technology blurs the boundaries between newspapers, radio, television and web-based media, the reporter's core role remains the same: to recognise news, communicate with people, gather information, and create accurate, balanced and readable stories. Essential Reporting, written by an experienced NCTJ examiner, explains how to do this. Contents include: what makes a good reporter what is news, and how to find it how newsrooms work day-to-day life as a reporter key reporting tasks covering courts and councils successful interviewing writing news stories specialist reporting handling sound, pictures and the web It also contains a wealth of advice, tips and warnings from working journalists, a guide to NCTJ training and examinations, a glossary and a guide to further reading. It will be invaluable to anyone embarking on a career in journalism and is the NCTJ's recommended introductory text for all students on college and university courses preparing them to become successful reporters.
Posted in Language Arts & Disciplines

Teeline Revised Edition

Author: I.C. Hill,Meriel Bowers

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN: 9780435453275

Category: Shorthand

Page: 231

View: 9365

An alternative course book containing all the Teeline theory offering a complete course for students and teachers. it is divided into small learning units with a wide range of examples and exercises at each stage.
Posted in Shorthand

Good Writing for Journalists

Author: Angela Phillips

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9781412919173

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 218

View: 7362

This is a book about the art of writing for newspapers and magazine, but doesn't look at punctuation, spelling, and the stylistic conventions of ‘everyday’ journalism. Instead, Good Writing For Journalists presents extended examples of writing which are powerful, memorable, colorful, or funny. Each piece is contextualized and analyzed encouraging readers to learn from the best practitioners. This book inspires those who want to make their writing individual and memorable. Along the way the major elements of non-fiction writing are introduced, in chapters organized by genre – profile writing, reportage, news analysis, investigation, sports writing, personal and opinion columns and ‘lifestyle’ among them.
Posted in Language Arts & Disciplines

Interviewing for Journalists

Author: Sally Adams,Wynford Hicks

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134021461

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 256

View: 9506

Interviewing for Journalists details the central journalistic skill of how to ask the right question in the right way. It is a practical and concise guide for all print and online journalists – professionals, students and trainees – whether writing news stories or features for newspapers and magazines, print and web. Interviewing for Journalists focuses on the many types of interviewing, from the routine street interview, vox pop and press conference to the interview used as the basis of an in-depth profile. Drawing on previously published material and featuring interviews with successful columnists such as Emma Brockes, who writes for the Guardian and the New York Times and Andrew Duncan of Radio Times. Interviewing for Journalists covers every stage of interviews including research, planning and preparation, structuring questions, the importance of body language, how to get a vivid quote, checking material and editing it into different formats. Interviewing for Journalists includes: a discussion about the significance and importance of the interview for journalism advice on how to handle face-to-face interviewees with politicians, celebrities and vulnerable people advice on dealing with PRs how to carry out the telephone and online interview tips on note-taking and recording methods including shorthand a discussion of ethical, legal and professional issues such as libel, doorstepping, off-the-record briefings and the limits of editing a glossary of journalistic terms and notes on further reading.
Posted in Language Arts & Disciplines

Interviewing for Journalists

Author: Sally Adams,Wynford Hicks

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 0415229138

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 185

View: 2806

Interviewing for Journalists addresses the central skill of asking the right question in the right way. It is a practical and concise guide for all print journalists - professionals, students and trainees. The authors, both experienced journalists, explain the different types of interviewing, from the street interview, vox pop or press conference to the interview used as a basis for an in-depth profile. Drawing on examples of published material, and featuring interviews with a number of successful writers and columnists, the book covers every aspect of interviewing.
Posted in Language Arts & Disciplines

Interviewing for Journalists

Author: Emma Lee-Potter

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1317232143

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 222

View: 3226

Interviewing for Journalists focuses on the central journalistic skill of how to ask the right questions in the right way. It is a practical and concise guide for all print and online journalists – professionals, students and trainees – who write news stories and features for newspapers, magazines and online publications. In the age of digital journalism, where computer-based research is easily available, this new edition seeks to emphasise the value of getting out there, engaging with people directly and building relationships to create original and meaningful media content. Interviewing for Journalists highlights the many different approaches to interviewing, from vox pops and press conferences to news interviews and in-depth profiles. This third edition features brand new interviews with some of the most successful journalists in the industry, including Camilla Long of The Sunday Times, Heidi Blake of BuzzFeed UK, Brian Viner of the Daily Mail and award-winning freelance writers Cole Moreton and Stephanie Rafanelli. It covers every stage of interviewing, such as research, fixing interviews, structuring questions, body language, how to get vivid quotes and how to handle challenging interviews. The third edition of Interviewing for Journalists includes: advice on how to carry out face-to-face, telephone and online interviews; tips on taking notes, shorthand and recording interviews; guidance on dealing with different interviewees, such as celebrities, politicians and vulnerable people; interviewing tasks to put your journalistic skills into practice; a discussion of ethical and legal issues by Professor Tim Crook of Goldsmiths, University of London.
Posted in Language Arts & Disciplines

Broadcast Journalism

Techniques of Radio and Television News

Author: Andrew Boyd,Peter Stewart,Ray Alexander

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1136025863

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 400

View: 6487

This newest edition of Broadcast Journalism continues its long tradition of covering the basics of broadcasting from gathering news sources, interviewing, putting together a programme, news writing, reporting, editing, working in the studio, conducting live reports, and more. Two new authors have joined forces in this new edition to present behind the scenes perspectives on multimedia broadcast news, where it is heading, and how you get there. Technology is meshing global and local news. Constant interactivity between on-the-scene reporting and nearly instantaneous broadcasting to the world has changed the very nature of how broadcast journalists must think, act, write and report on a 24/7 basis. This new edition takes up this digital workflow and convergence. Students of broadcast journalism and professors alike will find that the sixth edition of Broadcast Journalism is completely up-to-date. Includes new photos, quotations, and coverage of convergent journalism, podcasting, multimedia journalism, citizen journalism, and more!
Posted in Language Arts & Disciplines

Teeline Word Groupings

Author: George Hill

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN: 9780435453268

Category: Shorthand

Page: 139

View: 2725

An alphabetical list of common word groupings which encourages students to use more word groupings when taking shorthand dictation. It also explins the value of word groupings in building up speed and outlines grouping principles.
Posted in Shorthand

The Legal Secretary's Guide

Author: Ann Cheyne

Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN: 9780199268405

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 372

View: 7762

"A good legal secretary is one of the most valuable assets in any legal office and this book, written as a practical guide, will enable them to approach their work with increased confidence. Of particular assistance will be the numerous completed specimen forms and documents. These examples are invaluable reference sources, indicating the best way of filling in such forms. As well as covering most areas of law, this book identifies the people who work in the law and the structure of the courts. It contains a useful glossary, a section on etiquette, and a helpful list of addresses, telephone numbers, and web addresses. There is also a guest chapter on finding a job which has been written by Zarak Legal, a leading London recruitment consultant firm. A 'test yourself' section at the end of most chapters acts as an ideal study aid for beginners to monitor progress, or as a desktop reference for the more experienced legal secretary."--BOOK JACKET.
Posted in Business & Economics