Advanced Mobile Journalism - New Media Academy

Overview

Smartphones are now very powerful tools for recording and sharing video content. Anyone working in a media-related industry now needs to be able to communicate in video.

In this program designed in partnership with the Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA), you will learn the essentials of framing, lighting and audio on smartphones from a former BBC journalist. You will also understand how to plan, shoot, edit and share videos that engage audiences and create impact. Be it PR, internal communications, testimonials or social media content, you’ll be able to create it all, using the device you already have…your smartphone.

What you will learn

  • Video storytelling 
  • Composition for video and photography
  • Audio recording
  • Video editing
  • Social media video

Advanced Mobile Journalism

1,600.00 AED

Smartphones are now very powerful tools for recording and sharing video content. Anyone working in a media-related industry now needs to be able to communicate in video. In this program designed in partnership with the Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA), you will learn the essentials of framing, lighting and audio on smartphones from a former BBC journalist. You will also understand how to plan, shoot, edit and share videos that engage audiences and create impact. Be it PR, internal communications, testimonials or social media content, you’ll be able to create it all, using the device you already have…your smartphone.

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General

Price

1,600.00 AED

Topic

Content Creation

Total required effort

6 hours of virtual classes

Dates

18 Oct 2021 - 26 Oct 2021

Time

2 sessions per week - 1.5 hours per session

Duration

2 weeks

Language

English

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Topics

  • Module 1 - Introduction to Smartphone Video & Shooting Interviews and Sequences

    1.5 hours

  • Module 2 - Filming Exercise and Upload For Feedback & Audio and Equipment

    1.5 hours

  • Module 3 - Editing on Smartphones

    1.5 hours

  • Module 4 - Editing Exercise & Review. Revision & Questions and Answers

    1.5 hours

Certificate

Certificate upon completion

The successful completion of the program will grant you a jointly issued certificate from New Media Academy and the Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA).

FAQs

This program is designed for content creators, PR and media professionals. Participants should have basic knowledge of social media platforms and smartphone functionalities.

The program is hosted live in our online classrooms. The instructor will be joining the sessions virtually from London. The online classrooms are also a space for you to be inspired by everyone’s passion and encourage you to pursue yours.

The program schedule is detailed in the e-brochure that is available on each program page. It clearly outlines the duration, pace and effort you will be required to commit to for you to successfully complete the program.

No, the program is designed to be practical.

Possibly. It really will be up to you to decide how much time you wish to dedicate to editing and refining your project.

You can reach out to MEPRA directly to take advance of the exclusive members-only registration rate. Also, MEPRA has partnered with UK’s Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) to establish a continuous professional development (CPD) program. MEPRA members will receive access to CIPR’s CPD platform, which includes more than 1,200 learning resources and enables practitioners to map their training journey and earn their way to becoming MEPRA and CIPR Accredited Public Relations Practitioners. This course is worth 10 CPD points. For more information on CPD and accreditation click here.

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