What is Constructive journalism?
This Master Class offers you a unique opportunity to meet and work with Ulrik Haagrup, the Executive News Director at Danish Broadcasting Corporation and a leading voice in the new trend of constructive journalism.
Ulrik will explain how DR journalists have used Constructive Journalism to transform their way of reporting news stories and how it can redefine public service news.
"I have learned what is constructive journalism and what is not, how it can practically be applied. very satisfactory”
“How a public service news can change and have an impact on the world and have one view of the world. How the media can use the huge responsibility they have to do something positive, constructive. The news can be critical and add something“
Said participants from April 2014 Master Class
The Master Class will start at 13:00 on Monday 1 December and will finish at 13:00 on Tuesday 2 December.
This new Master Class will offer you a unique opportunity to meet two world leaders in the area of constructive journalism.
Ulrik Haagerup, Executive News Director, Danish Broadcasting Corporation
Björn Soenens, editor in chief of VRT Television News (public broadcasting corporation, Flanders, Belgium)
Björn is 46 and spent half of his life as a television and radio journalist.
Within VRT News he is also an expert on American life and politics on radio and television. He is also the author of three books, his latest: "America, a biography of dreams and treason"
Radio & multi-media consultancy and training business specialising in news and speech content, newsleader media consultancy, UK
Mark Egan is an experienced media professional with expertise in training and new ways of working both in television and multi-media environments. Prior to starting his own production and training company, he worked for 12 years at the BBC across a range of programming from documentaries to news and entertainment and helped roll out video journalism across the company.
Both Justin and Mark are members of Eurovision ACADEMY Faculty.
01 - 02 Dec 2014
28 Nov 2014
Next Master Class in April 2015
The price includes tuition, course material, coffee breaks and the networking dinner. It does not include any other meals, travel or hotel costs.
Thanks to the EBU partnership programme, there is a limited number of individual scholarships for those wishing to attend Eurovision ACADEMY courses.
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DR special rate: 1.085 dkr
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2300 København S
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Hotel located close to the Royal Theatre (city centre)
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