Data-driven journalism is the increasingly popular process of analysing and filtering data to find new stories or different angles on existing stories. This is a one day course that will teach journalists to how use the powerful data-analysis tools in Microsoft Excel to assess data from different sources and look for stories within the facts.
This course assumes a working knowledge of Excel, if you do not have that, we can run a tailored course for you. Please call to discuss this option. This is not a course that will teach you to write a story, if you wish to hone your writing skills, you should consider taking our Introduction to Feature Writing or Introduction to News Writing courses as well. To attend this course you need a working knowledge of Excel. You should be able to create and format your own spreadsheets and workbooks and create formulas. If you don't know Excel, we can run a tailored course for you. Please call to discuss this option.
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Maximum class size of five (the smallest in London) so you get the maximum amount of trainer time possible. You attend with delegates from other companies.
A great, cost efficient way to learn, discounts are also available for group bookings.
One to one tuition or a private group with just your colleagues. Your choice of duration, content and location. We can train at one of our centres or onsite with you wherever you are located.
We offer a free consultation service to help work out every detail and build the perfect course for you.
LCMJ is the UK's leading writing and journalism training provider.
Our courses are aimed at business people and writers who need to develop their writing skills to communicate clearly and effectively.
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The smallest class size in the industry. More one on one time with the trainer and a less intimidating group size.
We provide a lovely onsite lunch so you can relax. We won't send you out to the shops with a voucher.
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A very insightful, detailed course with a bonus of lunch outside.
The practical exercises really helped to boost my confidence and cement the theory.
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