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With over 25,000 newspapers, magazines and online publications, there’s never been a better time to begin writing news articles. Stories are everywhere, and your skills in news writing will also be in demand for features. This introductory course will show you the basics of what makes a good news article and how to write it.

This course is offered in conjunction with Writing for the modern media: how to write feature articles, taking place on Sunday 7 June 2020.

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Fees & bursaries

Fees

The course fee includes tuition, tea, coffee and lunch and travel on excursions (but not entrance fees to properties visited).

VAT does not apply to course fees and there is no service charge (gratuities to domestic staff are left to your discretion).

Cancellations

You may cancel a course booking at any time. After the 14 day cancellation period has expired, the standard ICE course cancellation policy will apply. Please view our refund and cancellation policy for further details.

Bursaries

The Cambridge University Press (CUP) Bursary Fund offers a bursary of 50% of the course fee to applicants who teach in a UK state school or state-funded further education institution, applying to study a day school, weekend course or online course.

Unless otherwise stated, teaching and assessment for ICE courses are in English. Students whose first language is not English should refer to the Competence in the English Language Policy for further guidance.

Printable versions of our brochures are available to download from the Institute Publications page.

Course dates

06 Jun 2020

Course duration

1 Day

Apply by

31 May 2020

Course fee

£110

Tutor

Venue

Institute of Continuing Education
University of Cambridge
Cambridge
CB23 8AQ
United Kingdom

Qualifications / Credits

Non-accredited

Course code

1920NDX217