It’s in the Data: Digital Techniques for Investigative Journalism (13:30 - 15:30)

From crime reporting to data analysis - learn how to use digital techniques to conduct credible investigative journalism.

Investigative journalism

Monday

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sunderland, National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, Sunderland. SR6 0GL

Description

With the wealth of public data now available online, how do journalists navigate the vast digital space in order to find brilliant leads or make stories stack up?

This practical session will look at the latest in digital investigative journalism techniques and explore crime reporting using the internet and how to use data journalism to scrutinise the work of public authorities.

Led by Neil Macfarlane - a writer for Private Eye magazine and a senior lecturer in online journalism at the University of Sunderland.

Learn how to use digital techniques to conduct investigative journalism that scrutinises public authorities.

 

Who is this for?

Anyone interested in, or working in, journalism. Citizen journalists, bloggers, creative professionals, new entrants and students.

Speakers

Investigative journalism
Neil Macfarlane Senior lecturer in online journalism and Private Eye contributor

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