João Wainer and students from the online course at YouTube Space. (Marina Estarque/Knight Center)

Students of video course from ANJ and the Knight Center receive training at YouTube Space in São Paulo

September 7, 2016

Fifteen students selected from the Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) in Portuguese, “News video production for the internet,” participated in a training event at YouTube Space in São Paulo on Aug. 31. The students attended a special workshop on video production taught by YouTube staff. The students were chosen based on their final projects produced during the MOOC and received […]

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Scraping and Data Mining for Journalists

New online course in Portuguese on data journalism teaches how to automate collection of web data

August 18, 2016

The most challenging part of data journalism is often the process of collecting information, especially when the journalist needs to make structured spreadsheets from PDF reports, websites or social networks. The new online course in Portuguese offered by the Knight Center and Escola de Dados will show you how to work around this problem and automate the […]

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Students of online course on video for the internet earn scholarships for seminar on YouTube Space in São Paulo

August 8, 2016

Reinventing the language of journalistic audiovisual production for the web was the main theme of the massive open online course (MOOC) "News video production for the internet." It’s also what the fifteen students of the course who were selected to participate in a workshop on YouTube Space in São Paulo wanted to express in their projects. More than 6,200 […]

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Digital Tool for Data Journalism

With support from Google, the Knight Center offers a free online course in Spanish on data journalism

June 29, 2016

From July 25 to August 28, Argentine journalist Sandra Crucianelli, veteran instructor of Latin American journalists, will teach a new and revised version of her successful massive online course “Digital Tools for Data Journalism,” organized by the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas with the support of Google. Registration is open. Click here to see the course schedule […]

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Introduction to News Design

Free online course "Introduction to News Design": Sign up now for new MOOC offered by Knight Center and SND

June 8, 2016

Good news design has the power to ensure that the stories into which journalists have invested hours of work catch the attention of their audiences. But knowing how to fill the blank pages can be a major challenge in the multimedia era where designers work with multiple platforms, from a variety of digital screens to the traditional […]

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Learn how to make journalistic videos for the web in the new MOOC in Portuguese from ANJ with the Knight Center

May 11, 2016

Offering attractive multimedia narratives has become essential to digital media following the growing trend of online video audiences worldwide. Two recent studies, one conducted by the Tow Center and another by the Reuters Institute, point to online audiovisual production as one of the "super powers" of journalists who seek to differentiate themselves in the digital market. And it […]

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International Legal Framework for Freedom of Expression

Fourth edition of the online course for judges on freedom of expression begins with more than 600 judges and judicial operators

April 7, 2016

The fourth edition of the online course “International Legal Framework on Freedom of Expression, Access to Information and the Safety of Journalists” began on April 4 with the participation of 624 judges and other judicial operators (prosecutors, attorneys, lawyers, etc.) in Latin America. The course, designed as a massive open online course (MOOC) from the Knight […]

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UNESCO and Knight Center offer new online course for Latin American judges on freedom of expression

February 16, 2016

Due to the success of last year's offering of the massive online course “International Legal Framework on Freedom of Expression, Access to Information and the Safety of Journalists,” which had more than 1,200 registered participants from across Latin America, the course will be offered again starting April 4. Like the previous offering, the course is aimed […]

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Amanda Zamora

Course "Social Media Analytics for Journalists" will teach how to measure your success online; registration open

January 26, 2016

After years of working in online journalism production and audience engagement, journalist Amanda Zamora is ready to share lessons learned about how journalists can optimize content for social platforms and measure audience response. “Social Media Analytics for Journalists: Measuring Your Success” is a four-week Big Online Course (BOC) offered in English by the Knight Center […]

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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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