The BBC Academy oversees training for BBC News staff. This section of the website focuses on core skills, safety, specialist areas, legal and ethical issues, and includes the BBC News style guide.

Ask clear, simple interview questions: Jeremy Paxman

Jeremy Paxman's Newsnight interviews with Gordon Brown, Harriet Harman, Christopher Hitchens and High Down prisoners showed how direct, simple questions prompt revealing answers

Global Video Unit

Diverse video from around the world made by the BBC’s language services is now reaching a far wider audience via the Global Video Unit

The new normal of journalism: Assume you’re being watched

Increasingly sophisticated Internet surveillance and attacks on journalists make a grim background to this year’s World Press Freedom Day.

Religion

Church/church - Lower case for the actual buildings; otherwise Church. No human being should be referred to as ‘Head of the Church’...

The public interest

In the public interest or what the public's interested in - the difference is crucial. And of course there are many different audiences with variable interests

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英国议会下议院是国家立法的机关。议员由选举产生。BBC学院为你提供精要介绍。

BBC Academy language sites

The BBC Academy has 15 international language websites in addition to the globally available English site. Each supports the work of the BBC World Service with a core focus on skills, language and values. More are planned

Core practical skills

The BBC Academy's journalism skills section features experienced practitioners, from Fiona Bruce to Rory Cellan-Jones, using a range of practical skills. A series of reports offer advice on key skills like how to write, interview and use social media

The BBC News style guide

Audiences expect the BBC to demonstrate the highest standards of English. This section is the current style guide for BBC News which details many rules of spelling, punctuation and grammar. It also covers accuracy, fairness and impartiality

Safety issues, trauma and first aid

Some stories pose a risk to physical or mental health. But not only in war zones. A distressing court case, accident or natural disaster can have an impact. This section offers advice on managing post-traumatic stress and basic first aid

Briefings on key topics

Senior BBC journalists offer insights and tips on covering their subject areas. Reports include Robert Peston revealing what makes the best business journalism and political editor Nick Robinson sharing a day in his life reporting Westminster

Law

Legal issues and the courts

All journalists need a detailed understanding of how the law affects their work. This section of the BBC Academy website offers a guide to the law - privacy, copyright, contempt, defamation - and the issues affecting reporting from the various types of UK courts

BBC ethics and values

BBC journalism is built on a number of editorial values. In this section, director of news James Harding outlines why the BBC’s ethics and values underpin everything journalists do. And senior editors discuss putting these standards into practice

Masterclasses and conferences

The BBC Academy runs seminars and conferences that examine the big issues facing journalism. These can range from internal briefings on major stories by senior BBC journalists to big national or international conferences

Jobs / Journalism Trainee Scheme

Competition for jobs is fierce. Jonathan Baker, former head of the BBC Academy's College of Journalism, provides useful tips and approaches, while Julian Joyce, manager of the Journalism Trainee Scheme, explains how to stand out from the crowd