Journalism

Skills

Journalists need to master a wide range of practical and editorial skills. In this section of the College of Journalism website, some of the BBC’s most experienced practitioners - from Huw Edwards to Rory Cellan-Jones - reveal how they use these in their daily work. A series of video and text reports provide practical advice in key areas such as how to write, report, interview, present, research stories, and get the most from social media.

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The College of Journalism is the body that trains all BBC journalists. It also provides training on a commercial basis for news organisations around the world - see our commercial website or contact us at bbcacademy@bbc.co.uk.