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Starting in Jan. 2020, Project 99A Board Member & Vice-President of Communications Shenaz Kermalli will be teaching an online course through The University of Toronto titled: ‘Journalism Essentials’.

It’s a 12-week course aimed at anyone who is interested in how news media and journalists work, or anyone interested in a journalism/writing career, whether it be full-time or freelance.

Topics covered include:

  • how to write news stories, features and opinion articles

  • how to cover specific social issues both responsibly and critically (ex: Terrorism, climate change, racism, sexual violence, Indigenous communities)

  • how to understand the law as it pertains to media

  • how to understand and filter through the heaps of misleading, fabricated news content out there.

For more information click on this link.

*Note: No prior experience or education in media is required to take this course – it’s literally open to anyone, anywhere in the world.