The spread of news and information due to advances in technology and social media has made the ''average'' citizen wanting to have his/her say in the newsgathering and dissemination.
Citizen journalists respond by stating they provide breaking coverage of events and fresh eyes for the journalism profession.
This course is for those who want to learn out of the box journalism while sticking to the core ethos that governs the journalism
To teach participants how to responsibly present facts and figures in an unbiased and balanced manner.
To show participants why it is more than just a concept and what and where its boundaries are
Show participants how to critically reflect and analyze.citizen journalism
At the end of the programme, participants would have learnt the art of responsible and civic journalism.
Two (2) days.