Journalism & Media

Journalism & Media summer course, by Reach Cambridge.

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Course Summary

With the rise of the internet and social media there’s never been a more exciting time to study journalism and media. In an age of instant global communication, understanding the workings of the mass media is undeniably important.The Reach Cambridge Journalism & Media Course is designed to inform students about the modern media landscape whilst also giving them practice at undertaking journalistic tasks. Students will explore key issues in contemporary journalism such as sources and veracity, ethics in journalism and online reporting. Students will be introduced to practical skills of writing and editing as well as enjoying an exciting series of workshops on topics such as photojournalism and video broadcasting.This is a vibrant and challenging course for students who want to think critically about the nature and values of journalism while simultaneously gaining invaluable hands-on experience of real-life journalistic practice.

  • Learn from experts
  • Live and learn in the historic surroundings of the University of Cambridge
  • Explore the UK with culturally enriching excursions
  • Meet students from all over the world
  • Grow in confidence and independence

What's Included?

  • Accommodation in University Colleges or our headquarters ‘Reach Hall’ in central Cambridge
  • 24 onsite supervision
  • 20 hours academic tuition per week
  • Guest Lectures by leading academics on global themes & University Life
  • Practical workshops (including leadership, interview skills and public speaking)
  • Two meals a day*
  • Fun, inclusive & exciting activities and events every afternoon and evening
  • 2 coach excursions to exciting cultural highlights in the UK
  • Optional supervised airport transfers to and from Gatwick or Heathrow and Cambridge
  • End of Program Graduation Celebration
  • Course Certificate
  • Course report including a suggested academic reading list for the future
  • End of program photo or postcard (designed by students on the program)
Key Details
  • Available from: June - August
  • Provider: Reach Cambridge
  • Ages: 14-18
  • Fees: £5,395.00 / 2 Weeks
  • Duration: 2 or 4 weeks

Reach Cambridge

A well-established summer school that offers fully-inclusive academic and cultural summer experiences in Cambridge.

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