Science Journalism - 16th & 17th October, 2017 in Kuala Lumpur

16/10/2017 09:17
17/10/2017 09:17
Asia/Kuala Lumpur

 

Aims 

The goal of the 2-day training is to enhance a better understanding among public broadcasters in writing stories and producing programme pertaining to Scientific issue and advancements which will be disseminated for public consumption.  

 

Objectives

At the end of the workshop the participants will be able to understand:

·         The relations between Science and Media;

·         The treatment in writing reports or producing programme on Science Journalism;

·         Techniques to incorporate Scientific elements in Journalism and Programme production such as “Gene of Destiny” and “Searching for Aritifical Intelligence” produced by NHK Science Program Division; and

·         How to communicate issues on Risk and Conflict Management especially in areas of Disaster, Health or Nuclear through their reports for public consumption.