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Data Visualization and Infographics with 3D

Online course on data visualization and infographics with D3 now in Spanish; enrollment is open

December 3, 2015

"Data Visualization and Infographics with D3", one of the most popular online courses in English offered this year by the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas, will be offered in Spanish starting January 18, 2016. Both times that this course was offered in English in 2015, spaces filled up quickly. The Knight Center now […]

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Knight Center celebrates three years of MOOCs in journalism, passes 70,000 students in its online courses

November 2, 2015

The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas is celebrating the third anniversary of its unique program offering Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and Big Online Courses (BOCs). So far, 62,803​ people from 169 countries have benefited from 19 MOOCs and five BOCs. The innovative massive training program followed almost a decade of pioneering work by the […]

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International Legal Framework on Freedom of Expression

Judges can take an online course on Freedom of Expression, offered by UNESCO and Knight Center

October 14, 2015

Hundreds of judges and other jurists (prosecutors, attorney, lawyers, etc) from Latin American and Caribbean countries have already signed up for a six-week Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) in Spanish on the “International Legal Framework on Freedom of Expression, Access to Information and the Safety of Journalists.” The course that starts on October 26 is offered by […]

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Intermediate 3D for Data Visualization

Knight Center offers intermediate online course on data visualization and infographics with D3.js; Sign up now

September 28, 2015

Update: Registration for this course closed on November 2, 2015, after reaching capacity. We are considering offering it again in the future. Building on the popular introductory data visualization course offered earlier this year, the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas is launching an intermediate-level course that will build participants' D3 visualization skills. The course, “Intermediate D3 for […]

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UNESCO México

Online course on Freedom of Expression for journalists and justice system workers of Coahuila, Mexico: Registration open

August 26, 2015

Judges and journalists, as well as other justice system and media workers of the State of Coahuila, Mexico, may apply to the online course "Freedom of expression and protection of journalists in an international legal framework". The course, entirely on the Internet and free, will be offered on the platform of the Knight Center for Journalism in […]

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Knight Center offers again the online course on data visualization and infographics with D3.js; Sign up now

June 18, 2015

Update: Registration for this course closed on August 6, 2015, after reaching maximum capacity. We are considering offering it again in the future. Due to the overwhelming success of its online course “Data Visualization and Infographics with D3” last March and April, the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas is offering it again, starting on August 17. If you […]

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Knight Center MOOC

Math for Journalists Made Easy: Understanding and Using Numbers and Statistics – Sign up now for new MOOC

May 14, 2015

journalists who squirm at the thought of data calculation, analysis and statistics can arm themselves with new reportin g tools during the new Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) from the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas: “Math for Journalists Made Easy: Understanding and Using Numbers and Statistics” will be taught from June 1 to […]

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Sign up for a new online course on interactive data visualization for the web using D3.js

February 26, 2015

Update: Registration for this course closed on March 6, 2015, after reaching maximum capacity. We are considering offering it again in the future. If you want to go beyond the basics of working on pre-built charts and start to learn how to merge design and web development to create fully customized interactive visualizations, D3.js is the perfect tool. This powerful JavaScript […]

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UNESCO México

Hundreds of Mexican judges, lawyers take online course on freedom of expression offered by UNESCO and Knight Center

February 3, 2015

Nearly 1,000 Mexican judges, lawyers and other operators of justice participated in an online course on issues of freedom of expression and journalist safety offered by the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas in association with UNESCO and in close cooperation with the UNESCO Office in Mexico. The course, “International Framework of Freedom of […]

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UNESCO and Knight Center offer course for Mexican judges about the international legal framework for freedom of expression

October 27, 2014

With the support of the Supreme Court of Mexico, through the Mexican Association of Imparters of Justice, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas of the University of Texas at Austin and the UNESCO Chair at Ibero-American University, offer the online course “International Framework for Press Freedom and Protection of Journalists” aimed at […]

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