Journalism and Science

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Course Category: Master and Master of Arts

Course Description
Course Description
  • Focus of Study

    The programme`s mission is to train press professionals specialising on natural or social sciences. This training course is a partnership between the ESJ Lille and Lille 1 University of Science and Technology.

    Course Description

    Training includes the following types of courses:

    1.General lessons

    • The major contemporary issues
    • The current study
    • French

    2. Criticism of science and technology
    This unit is provided by the University of Lille 1, Science and Technology.

    • Science and society: controversial issues of our time
    • Write and present science
    • History of science and epistemology, the historical development of science
    • Culture, mediation, extension, science

    3. Specialized courses

    • Knowledge of media
    • Press law
    • Economy Press
    • Professional ethics

    4. Technical and vocational education

    • Sources and collection of local information
    • The sources of scientific information, extension, the economic aspect of scientific information, the investigation
    • The editorial genres
    • The parts of the article
    • The writing of information – news commentary – writing assignments – journalistic writing – practical work of editorial office – initiation to completion press
    • Introduction to Desktop Publishing; practical introduction to photography
    • Multimedia journalism Initiation
    • Training video and podcast
    • Year-end realization of a thematic extension magazine

    An internship of two months must take place in a news organization (regional, national or specialised). It is the subject of an agreement between the school and the host company.