The Big Issue online journalism training is moving to Poole, Dorset in May. To apply please fill out our online form or email The deadline for all applications is Thursday 23 April at 5pm.


The Big Issue online journalism programme outline

14 May – 19 June 2015

Week 1: Communicating with an audience

Week 2: Introduction to photography

Week 3: Introduction to news stories

Week 4: Interviews, case studies and portrait photography

Week 5: Feature writing and photo essays

Week 6: Social media and building your own brand


Daily schedule

Thursdays (afternoons only)

  • 1pm – arrive
  • 2.30pm – break (10 mins)
  • 4pm – finish


  • 10am – arrive
  • 11.30am – break (10 mins)
  • 1-2pm – LUNCH
  • 3pm – break (10 mins)
  • 4pm – finish


The Seminar Room at Poole Central Library

Kingland Road

Poole BH15 1QE


For more details contact us.


2 responses to “Programme

  1. brenda brown

    Hi, I’m interested in the course! I’d like to know how to apply for next one.thank you, Brenda

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