Practical Journalism

Practical Journalism

The HNC/D Practical Journalism is designed to prepare candidates for entry into 2nd or 3rd year degree programmes at higher education institutions, or for employment in 21st century journalism.

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HNC Practical Journalism

The HNC Practical Journalism is designed to prepare you for entry into 2nd or 3rd year degree programmes at higher education institutions, or for employment in 21st century journalism... Find out more

HND Practical Journalism

The HND Practical Journalism is designed to prepare you for entry into 2nd or 3rd year degree programmes at higher education institutions, or for employment in 21st century journalism... Find out more

Group Award Specification

Title: HNC/HND Practical Journalism
Code: G8L1 15 and G8L2 16
Date: Version 05 (May 2015)
Download: HNC/HND Practical Journalism Arrangements Document

Assessment Exemplars

Title: Electronic News Gathering
Unit Code: F1N1 35
Publication: F1N1 35/AEX001
Edition: 1st Edition, May 2010

Title: Journalism: Feature Writing
Unit Code: F1N2 34
Publication: CB4574
Edition: 1st Edition, July 2008

Title: Journalism: Feature Writing Advanced
Unit Code: F1N3 35
Publication: F1N3 35/AEX001
Edition: 1st Edition, January 2012

Title: Journalism: Public Affairs
Unit Code: F1RM 34
Publication: F1RM 34/AEX001
Edition: 1st Edition, June 2011

Title: Journalism: News Writing
Unit Code: F1N9 34
Publication: CB4751
Edition: 1st Edition, November 2008

Title: Journalism: News Writing Advanced
Unit Code: F1NG 35
Publication: F1NG 35/AEX001
Edition: 1st Edition, March 2012

Title: Journalism: Scots Law
Unit Code: F1RK 34
Publication: F1RK 34/AEX001
Edition: September 2009

Title: Journalism: Scots Law Advanced
Unit Code: F1RL 35
Publication: F1RL 35/AEX001
Edition: September 2009

Title: Journalism: Social and Ethical Issues
Unit Code: F1RE 35
Publication: F1RE 35/AEX001
Edition: 1st Edition, November 2009
Downloads: Journalism: Social and Ethical Issues Exemplar

Title: Journalism: Sub Editing
Unit Code: F1N6 34
Publication: CB4750
Edition: 1st Edition, November 2008

Title: Journalism: Sub Editing Advanced
Unit Code: F1N7 35
Publication: F1N7 35/AEX001
Edition: 1st Edition, March 2012

Title: Magazine Journalism
Unit Code: F1N4 34
Publication: F1N4 34/AEX001
Edition: 1st Edition, March 2011

Title: Practical Journalism: Graded Unit 1
Unit Code: F1X4 34
Publication: F1X4 34/AEX001
Edition: 1st Edition, December 2011

Title: Shorthand as a Skill (Introductory)
Unit Code: DE27 34
Publication: CB4834
Edition: 1st Edition, April 2009

Title: Shorthand as a Skill (Speed Development 1)(70WPM)
Unit Code: DE28 35
Publication: DE28 35/AEX001
Edition: 1st Edition, October 2009
Downloads: Shorthand as a Skill (Speed Development 1)(70WPM) Exemplar

Title: Shorthand as a Skill (Speed Development 2)(80WPM)
Unit Code: DE29 35
Publication: DE29 35/AEX001
Edition: 1st Edition, October 2009
Downloads: Shorthand as a Skill (Speed Development 2)(80WPM) Exemplar

Title: Shorthand as a Skill (Speed Development 3)(90WPM)
Unit Code: DE2A 35
Publication: DE2A 35/AEX001
Edition: 1st Edition, October 2009
Downloads: Shorthand as a Skill (Speed Development 3)(90WPM) Exemplar

Title: Shorthand as a Skill (Speed Development 4)(100WPM)
Unit Code: DE2C 35
Publication: DE2C 35/AEX001
Edition: 1st Edition, October 2009
Downloads: Shorthand as a Skill (Speed Development 4)(100WPM) Exemplar

Guides

Title: General Guide for marking news writing journalistic copy
Unit Code: N/A
Publication: N/A
Edition: 1st Edition, November 2008

Title: Marking Guide for Journalism Exemplars
Unit Code: N/A
Publication: CB4575
Edition: 1st Edition, July 2008

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