General news from your local area is of interest to local press and radio, and can often be of interest to the wider circulating newspapers and magazines around the world – and with Courses Direct’s Journalism course, you could be the one to provide it!

Discover the variety and diversity that comes with being a freelance journalist Our course will teach you how to come up with ideas that sell. You’ll receive professional guidance from an experienced tutor, on making money from articles, features and news items. You’ll also learn tips on approaching editors, presenting your articles and how to source work. We also teach you about reporting, interviews, features, writing for radio and multimedia, and much more! So, get started today and acquire the skills and knowledge that could set you off on a new and exciting career.

Course Benefits

  • Ease of Use
  • Learn online method.
  • Flexible learning


Unit ID Unit Name
001 Journalism Introduction
002 Writing Skills For Journalists
003 Writing For Radio And Television
004 Digital Journalism
005 Journalism & Law
006 Career Tips


  • The approximate amount of time required to complete the course is: 80 hours.
  • 12 Months access

Getting Started

If you would like any further information regarding this course, please call an advisor today on 0203 280 3673 or email