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Your friends will probably kill for the kind of gossip about transfer news and players' personal lives you will be privileged to and they will be envious when they see your name in print. Of course, they will argue about your view of the match and ask if you were at the same game, but as a professional watcher of sport your views will suddenly become valued and your opinions championed like never before. < previous page page_13 next page > < previous page page_14 next page > Page 14 Do You Have What it Takes?
It consists of: 15 units of self-assessed work a video on interviewing techniques eight audio tapes. < previous page page_18 next page > < previous page page_19 next page > Page 19 Writing for the Periodical Press This course is aimed at people interested in writing for magazines found on the shelves of WHSmith and provides a base for writers planning a full-time career in magazine journalism. The work is spread over 10 modules and takes three to six months to complete. It covers: writing news and features sub-editing layout media law.
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