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Business and finance option added to NCTJ diploma

The National Council for the Training of Journalists is adding a new module to its journalism diploma covering specialist business and finance reporting. Training chiefs say the new specialist option in the diploma, which will be available from September 2012,

Speakers for data journalism seminar announced

The National Council for the Training of Journalists has announced its full line-up of speakers for its data journalism seminar on 25 May at Bloomberg in London. They are Paul Addison, managing editor of training at Bloomberg News, Paul Francis, political editor at the

Latest law book for journalists is launched

The latest version of a law book often referred to as the journalists’ bible has been launched. The 21st edition of McNae’s Essential Law for Journalists was launched by Lord Hunt, Chair of the Press Complaints Commission, at a Media

Data journalism will be focus of May seminar

Integrating data journalism skills into training will be the focus of a one-day seminar in May. Organised by the National Council for the Training of Journalists the seminar on 25 May will include demonstrations from industry professionals, as well as covering

Journalism Diversity Fund open for entries

Would-be journalists without the financial means to attend training courses run by the National Council for the Training of Journalists are being given an annual opportunity to apply for a bursary. The Journalism Diversity Fund is available to people from

Archant to sponsor video journalism award

Regional publisher Archant will sponsor a new award for the best performance in the National Council for the Training of Journalists’ video journalism exam. The exam is designed to enable trainees to produce short, focused video reports for use online on news websites.