Where The Work Is

A world of opportunity awaits

Almost everywhere you see words used, you will see a potential job for the freelance journalist. Some of these journalism opportunities include:

  • Trade magazines
  • Consumer magazines
  • Periodicals
  • Websites
  • Advertising copywriting
  • Book editing & writing
  • Comedy writing
  • Sub-editing
  • Annual reports
  • Regional, Community & Metropolitan newspapers
  • Technical Writing
  • Corporate publications
  • Blogging
  • Television scripts
  • Radio programs
  • Speech writing
  • Social media
  • Speech writing
  • Press releases
  • Brochures & Newsletters

Master a profitable craft

As you’ll discover, there are literally hundreds of profitable freelance journalism opportunities to be had. However, for the purposes of this journalism course, we will concentrate on probably the most common and therefore, for the freelancer, the most lucrative form of writing – the article.

By the time you complete this journalism course, you will have an intimate knowledge of all aspects of freelance journalism. This goes far beyond simply putting words on paper. It also means developing your story ideas through to the important business side of marketing your professional skills and being paid for your efforts.

What’s more, you’ll be learning about the industry from the inside, benefiting from the accumulated knowledge of many of today’s most successful freelance writers, journalists and editors. Remember, like yourself, every one of these media professionals was once a complete beginner.

To find out what’s required of you to succeed in this journalism course, click here.