Instructor-Led Courses

The Knight Center’s Journalism Courses program offers two kinds of training: Instructor-led courses that are available during a specific time-frame (usually four to six weeks) and self-directed courses. For the instructor-led courses, students need to register themselves in the courses and then they gain access to the learning materials and can interact with other students and the instructor(s) while the course is taking place.


Hands-On Data Journalism: Techniques of Analysis and Visualization

During this four-week course, which will be held from February 22 to March 21, 2021, students will learn how to become better data journalists who can use a few free tools and specific techniques to make it easier to mine datasets in search of answers and stories.

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How to report safely: Strategies for women journalists and their allies

During this four-week course, which will be held from February 22 to March 21, 2021, students will learn the fundamental skills required to launch and maintain a newsletter through a standard product life cycle and how a newsletter can fit into their work product and serve their audience.

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Couverture du vaccin contre le COVID-19 : Ce que les journalistes doivent savoir

Nouveau cours organisé par le Knight Center en partenariat avec l'UNESCO et l'OMS qui vise à apprendre des scientifiques, d'autres journalistes et du personnel d'organismes internationaux sur les aspects clés pour commencer ou continuer à couvrir la campagne de vaccination COVID-19. Ils recevront également un vaste menu de conseils et de recommandations pour développer leurs propres histoires.

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Cobertura da vacina para COVID-19: O que os jornalistas precisam de saber

O novo curso organizado pelo Centro Knight para o Jornalismo nas Américas, em parceria com a UNESCO e a Organização Mundial da Saúde, visa que os participantes aprendam com cientistas, jornalistas e funcionários de agências internacionais, aspectos fundamentais para iniciar ou continuar a cobrir a campanha de vacinação contra COVID-19. Os quatro módulos semanais serão ministrados de 29 de março a 25 de abril de 2021.

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Self-Directed Courses

Our self-directed courses are open to anyone and the learning materials from them are available in an ongoing, self-paced way.

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Covering the COVID-19 vaccine: What journalists need to know

In this course, you’ll learn how to improve your coverage of COVID-19 and the vaccines. You’ll hear from leading science journalists and medical experts who will discuss the efficacy of different vaccine formulas, analyze the distribution of vaccines, share tips for dispelling disinformation and misinformation when covering the vaccines, and much more.

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Newsletter strategies for journalists: How to create, grow & monetize newsletters

In this course, you learn the fundamental skills required to launch and maintain a newsletter through a standard product life cycle and how a newsletter can fit into your work product and serve your audience. You also learn about how to optimize your newsletter for the long haul and more.

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Momarundu’ỹ oikóva ha oiko’ỹva jehecha añetépa COVID-19 aja América Latina ha el Caribe-pe

Centro knight, UNESCO ñeipytyvõme irundy arapokõindy jave oroguata mbo’esyry maranduhárakuéra ha oikuaakávape ḡuarã, ohekáva tojehecha apañuai oiko’ỹvare ha ome’ẽvo tembiporu dáto jehechápe ḡuarã COVID-19 rehegua, oroguatáva Cristina Tardáguila.

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Desinformação e fact-checking em tempos de COVID-19 na América Latina e no Caribe

Este curso autodirigido, oferecido pelo Centro Knight para o Jornalismo nas Américas em parceria com a UNESCO, visa abordar o problema da desinformação e oferecer ferramentas para verificação de dados no contexto da pandemia de COVID-19.

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Learn techniques of data analysis and visualization; Register now for Knight Center’s all-new online course

Data talks, if you know how to make it. Journalists understand now more than ever that learning basic data journalism skills, including techniques to analyze it and turn it into visualizations, is essential to their work. To help in this noble pursuit, the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas is offering a new Big […]...

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Registration open for 14th Ibero-American Colloquium on Digital Journalism

Registration is now open for the 14th Ibero-American Colloquium on Digital Journalism, a post-ISOJ conference in Spanish and Portuguese....


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