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Reporting Conflict revision class

Mar
22

For all Reporting conflict students

Please come to a short revision session on Monday 26 March at 1.30pm in the main UG newsroom.

Richard

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Broadcast regulation mock feedback

Mar
05

This is for all students who are going to sit the Broadcast Regulation exam.

Even if you didn't do the mock (boo). Particularly if you didn't sit the mock. 

Please come to the big UG newsroom on the first floor, G1-04 at 1pm today, Monday 5 March.

Richard

PS I am attaching the marking guide to sample exam 3, the mock, which has model answers, and another sample exam, number 1, with both a marking guide and model answers.

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Broadcast regulation: the Ofcom code

Feb
24

Students have been asking Dave what parts of the Ofcom code to concentrate on.

I'm attaching the Broadcast Module programme of study which summarises the topics dealt with by different sections of the code. I hope you find this helpful

Richard

PS the vital thing is to study the Ofcom adjudications, which they call bulletins. Once again, here is the link:

https://www.ofcom.org.uk/about-ofcom/latest/bulletins/broadcast-bulletins

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Year 2 radio news day teams

Feb
19

Here are the teams for the year 2 radio news day this Wednesday, 21 February. I'm looking for a male and female presenter for my team.

Laura's presenters are Holly Tidwell and Callum Macavoy.

Please let me know if you want to do this. I'm giving preference to people who haven't presented a radio or TV programme yet.

Conference is at 0900 on Wednesday: my team in the big newsroom and Laura's in her office, the TV studio.

Richard

 

 

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NCTJ broadcast module: regulation sessions for all students taking this module

Jan
31

For all 2nd years and MAs who are going to do the NCTJ Broadcast module

Please come to all these sessions to train you for the Broadcast Regulation exam in March


Monday 5th Feb – G1-04 Introduction to these sessions with David Acheson and myself, at 1.00pm (no more than 30 mins)

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teams for the year one radio newsday

Dec
08

These are the teams for the year one radio newsday. Sorry for the slight delay posting this. I've chosen presenters I think will do a good job based on the two ways we did in the studio. If anyone really doesn't want to present, please let me know.

Richard

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year 2 convergent revision class

May
07

There will be a brief revision class for the second year convergent exam at 1pm on Tuesday, 9 May in the big UG newsroom.

Richard

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Practical Multimedia Journalism exam revision class

May
07

There will be a brief revision class for the MA students' Practical Multimedia Journalism exam at 1.30 pm on Tuesday, 9 May in the MA newsroom.

Richard

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Revision class for Reporting Conflict exam

Mar
27

I will meet you at 1310 next Monday, 3 April, in the MA newsroom on the third floor, for a short revision class for all Reporting Conflict students, both MA and UG.

Richard

 

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FCP low res. export settings (for CFJ site and NCTJ TV exam)

Mar
14

When exporting low resolution video for the CFJ site and other purposes where you don't need full quality, here are the export settings:

File. Share. Apple Devices 720p. Settings. H.264 faster encode. Lowest resolution. When done: do nothing.

(When supplying material for playout in a TV news day or the studio or a third year project, the full res. settings are:

File. Share. Master file (default). Settings: video and audio. Full resolution/Apple ProRes 422. When done: do nothing.)

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