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Professional Communications Programme

Thursday 13th December 2007, 09:30-15:00, Room 9a, Centre for Lifelong Learning, Westwood Campus

Workshop 1: Techniques of Professional Writing

This workshop has been developed by journalists Sally Ballard and Peter McGarry who will also deliver them.

Sally Ballard has written for and is involved in the production of national newspapers including the News International Group (The Sun & News of the World), the Independant and the Guardian. She is currently working for The Daily Telegraph.

Peter McGarry is a professional journalist and has worked in print journalism, radio and TV broadcasting. He is currently lecturing in journalism and creative writing at the University of Warwick.

This Workshop will cover:

  • Finding the story / selling line
  • Effective written communication
  • Interviewing skills
  • Translating jargon
  • Editing & writing for in-house journals & newsletters
  • Blogs

Further details are available at The Centre for Lifelong Learning

Course Fee: £110 - (Lunch included)

Click Here to book a place on this workshop

Contact: Margaret Hunter - for further information