ERIC Number: ED355512
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Opinion-Makers or Enlighteners? Training and Further Training of Journalists in Germany.
Bildung und Wissenchaft (Education and Science), n9-10e 1992
This special report discusses journalism in Germany, focusing especially on the training of journalists. The report is presented under the following headings: In retrospect (a brief description of journalism in the former East Germany); The media range in the Federal Republic of Germany; Journalist--a dream profession?; Freedom of the press and the Basic Law (Constitution); Practical training for journalists; Schools of journalism; Information sources for journalists; Further training institutions; Training centers for junior film and TV staff; Training and further training centers for foreigners in the Federal Republic of Germany and abroad; The legal and social status of journalists; Labor market situation; The journalist's image--opinion-maker or enlightener?; The professional ethos of journalists; and Publicistics principles of the German Press Council (Press Code). Four tables are included which give data on: journalism courses of study at higher institutions; continuation courses; journalism as a subsidiary subject; and publicistics and communication science. (SR)
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Journalism, Journalism Education, Mass Media Role, Media Research, Professional Training
InterNationes, Kennedy-Allee 91-103, 5300 Bonn 2, Germany.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Inter Nationes, Bonn (West Germany).
Identifiers - Location: Germany