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Online courses for media professionals

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Available courses

  • Mistakes We Made So You Don't Have To: Data Visualisation, Journalism and the Web

    Data Visualisation

    Mistakes We Made So You Don't Have To: Data Visualisation, Journalism and the Web

    by Jonathon Berlin

    In this course you'll learn how to understand audience, how to built relationships in the newsroom, how to think of ideas and create them, and you'll get an overview of approaches and things learned at the Chicago Tribune as they have tried to tell more stories using data and visuals on the web.

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  • Going Viral Using Social Media Analytics

    Social Media

    Going Viral Using Social Media Analytics

    by Stijn Debrouwere

    This course will teach you how to deal with underperforming articles, how to get more out of social media, how to measure your true fans and how to judge success.

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  • Cleaning Data in Excel

    Data Driven Journalism

    Cleaning Data in Excel

    by Maarten Lambrechts

    In this course we'll introduce and demonstrate some useful Excel commands and formulas for cleaning up and transforming data. But you’ll also learn some strategies and tricks for managing your data cleaning processes.

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  • Bulletproof Data Journalism

    Data Driven Journalism

    Bulletproof Data Journalism

    by Stijn Debrouwere

    This course will teach you everything you need to know to make your data journalism bulletproof.

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  • Google Search for Journalists

    Basic Course

    Google Search for Journalists

    by Nicholas Whitaker

    This course will teach you how to use Google search more efficiently and and reveal some of its secrets that are useful for any of your research online.

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  • Verification: The Basics

    Emergency Reporting

    Verification: The Basics

    by Craig Silverman, Claire Wardle

    In the age of the Internet, rumours and hoaxes quickly spread during breaking news situations. As a result, there is an increased need for journalists to sort real, authentic content from the fakes. This course will provide the basics on how to get started with verifying online information.

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  • Doing Journalism with Data: First Steps, Skills and Tools

    Data Driven Journalism

    Doing Journalism with Data: First Steps, Skills and Tools

    by Paul Bradshaw, Alberto Cairo, Steve Doig, Simon Rogers, Nicolas Kayser-Bril

    Comprising of video lectures, tutorials, assignments, readings and discussion forums, this course is open to anyone in the world with an Internet connection who wants to tell stories with data.

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  • Managing Data Journalism Projects

    Data Driven Journalism

    Managing Data Journalism Projects

    by Jacopo Ottaviani

    Bringing a data journalism project to a good end is not an easy task. There are a lot of variables and processes at play that need to be managed and accounted for before the project can be produced and in the end published.

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Coming soon

  • Charting Tools for the Newsroom

    Data Visualisation

    Charting Tools for the Newsroom

    by Maarten Lambrechts

    In this course we introduce and learn to use some tools every journalist can adopt to produce graphics that can support or carry a story.

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  • Mapping for Journalists

    Data Visualisation

    Mapping for Journalists

    by Maarten Lambrechts

    The vast majority of stories published in the news have a geographical dimension: knowing and telling where something happened is part of good journalism.

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