16 Dec 2018

Tough times for training journalists

From Mediawatch, 9:10 am on 16 December 2018

The annual gathering of journalism educators was held this week at a school that’s just closed its journalism programme. It’s not the only one and the number of journalism trainees is slumping too. Is that just because the news business itself is shrinking or does journalism as a career have a PR problem too?

Bernie Whelan

Bernie Whelan Photo: supplied