CIJ Summer School 2012 - What makes a great investigative journalist (London)
This year’s Summer School (6-8 July) looks at what makes a great investigative journalist and will cover everything from the latest technology to more tried and tested investigative techniques.
The Watergate Equation
Investigative Journalism = Good Journalism + Time
What does it take to be a good investigative journalist? Watergate started with a routine local court story about a burglary. Britain’s biggest ever corruption scandal, surrounding the architect John Poulson, began with a bankruptcy court hearing.
Courts, councils, companies, contacts – where the big stories and basic journalism begin. Learn or relearn the powerful basics of investigative journalism in the world beyond Google.
Prices: £450 full price. £325 NUJ members. £135 students.
20% early bird discount on all bookings until 4 May 2012
For more information and to book visit the Summer School 2012 page.