ADVANCED INTERNET RESEARCH
Tutor: The course is delivered by Scotland-based
freelance Colin Meek who has crafted the course over the past three years. He
has trained journalists and researchers from: This Is Money, Readers Digest,
Dow Jones, Inside Information, Legal Week, otaotr.com and University of
Hertfordshire and has ran in-house training courses for Which?, Greenpeace and
the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.
Dates: The course is held in Glasgow (9.45am-4.30pm) Please check here for details of next available date.
Location: University of Strathclyde
Cost: £200.00 per person, £100 NUJ members.
Who should attend: Anyone interested in sharpening internet
Content: Work smarter not harder .... The
course will cover key techniques for:
All participants are given on-going access to
updated course material through a dedicated and password-protected website.
Expected Learning Outcomes
The course takes professionals to a new level of
confidence and efficiency by giving you:
It is assumed that participants will have some
knowledge of searching the internet.
Below are comments from previous attendees:
"This course has really broadened my mind on
ways to use the internet. It was fascinating and hugely helpful." -
Alexandra Culliford. European Service Network. May, 2008.
"Very useful - this was an amazing
course." - Maggie Barry. Daily Mirror. March 2008.
"This course provided a great insight."
- Ben Goodlad from Janes Defence. 2008.
"Brilliant course, packed full with information,
practical advice and tools." - Tara Evans from This is Money. 2008.
"Very relaxed, informative and interesting.
Would have liked a two or three day session." -Stephen Stewart. Daily
Record. March 2008.
"The course has opened up a whole new world
on the web that I didn't know existed." - Kevin Hayns. Caseworks. May,
"Excellent example of a well-planned,
well-structured course giving me really valuable tools - a day well spent (and
I paid for it myself!)." - Mike Hally. Freelance working for Radio 4.
If you are interested in attending this course__
please contact Alice McCarney - email firstname.lastname@example.org or tel: 0141 248 6648.
You can pay for this course via Paypal using our email address: NUJScotland@nuj.org.uk