Broadcaster, Ray White, and the Jesuit Institute’s Fr Russell Pollitt SJ, are offering a 6-week Media Training Course which begins on 21 January 2016.

Outline of the Course

21 January 2017
Introduction to the course. The media landscape and its opportunities. Communicating today in a fast-paced world. Tell your story – write a statement!

28 January 2017
Interviews – types of interviews, being interviewed and interviewing. How to manage a media crisis: some do’s and definite don’ts!

4 February 2017
Radio shows, TV shows and public speaking. Become a pro!

11 February 2017
Social Media. Media ethics. Media Law.

18 February 2017
A visit to a radio/news outlet. Go behind the scenes and see how it all happens!

25 February 2017
Presentation day… you will leave here with proof of what you can do!

Some bits & bobs about this course…

  • The course is over 6 consecutive Saturdays. It will be held at the Jesuit Institute – except for the 5th We advise you to do the whole course – what you put in is what you will get out! But, if you must, you can also choose once-off sessions to attend
  • The course balances theory and practice
  • You will learn plenty of practical skills!
  • You will get a chance to practice and sharpen the skills you learn
  • You will leave the course with a presentation you can take to media agencies so that they can see just how good you are!
  • Tea/Coffee will be provided

The bottom line…

Full course: R4,500 (deposit R1000)
Single sessions: R850 (deposit R200)

For more information please contact: media@jesuitinstitute.org.za
You can download the registration form HERE