ERIC Number: EJ642892
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Training in the Suburban Newsroom?
AsiaPacific MediaEducator, n10 p6-15 Jan-Jun 2001
Notes suburban Australian newspapers have traditionally relied on a junior workforce, which means they have a significant influence in training cadets and shaping the journalists of the future. Suggests lack of staff and resources mean that the loftier ideals of journalism often give way to more practical issues. Discusses the challenges facing suburban journalists and trainers in this environment. (RS)
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Job Skills, Journalism, Journalism Education, Newspapers, On the Job Training, Professional Development, Theory Practice Relationship
Published by the Graduate School of Journalism, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522 Australia. Full text at http://www.uow.edu.au/crearts/journalism/APME/edinfo.html.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Location: Australia