Courses & seminars

Media Academy Iraq (MAI) conducts courses on all aspects of journalism. The most popular are introduction to journalism, news writing, investigative reporting and data verification, all key disciplines of a thriving media industry.

 

But the Academy has access to a vast range of expert trainers and curricula and also conducts courses in more complex aspects of journalism, such as ethics, video and radio production, source verification and data analysis.

 

Below is a non-extensive list of some of the key topics Media Academy Iraq (MAI) covers in its courses.

 

Digital journalism
 
Data security
 
Corporate communication
 
Feature writing
 
Editing
 
News writing
 
Media research
 
Audience research
 
Investigative reporting
 
Marketing
 
Photography
 
Video journalism
 
Public relations
 
Print & online journalism
 
Media management
 
Newsletter production
 
Verification of digital sources
 
Journalism in conflict areas
 
Quantitative research methods

 
Media monitoring
 
Communication for NGOs
 
Private sector media communication
 
International diplomacy & communication
 
Civil service PR
 

Media Academy Iraq (MAI) covers all aspects of journalism. Get in touch for tailor-made courses that meet your needs.

The course was great, I’d say essential for all journalists. It provided us with all the basics and principles of writing sound and balanced journalism articles.
Mohamed Ali al-Tai, Baghdad. Course participant. 2017