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Activism and Citizen Journalism through Media

University of the Witwatersrand via edX

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Media is a powerful tool for promoting social justice. If you are an activist involved in promoting or advocating for a social cause, this course will provide you with valuable information and guidance.
 
The course will help you to identify and pitch a newsworthy story, select appropriate media for publicising your story; and assess the impact of your story. The course also addresses working in an ethical way as both an activist and citizen journalist.

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Paul McNally, Akona Zibonti, Boikaego Seadira, Sumeya Gasa, Susan Stos, Itumeleng Bahetane and Indra de Lanerolle

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Liubov H
5.0 11 months ago
by Liubov completed this course, spending 2 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.
This course gives a good base for understanding how media works specifically in the area of activism.

It is easy for comprehension, provides additional reading materials.
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