Financial journalism short course 2024

Financial journalism short course 2024

More than ever, we need well-trained financial journalists able to think critically about the issues we face, to serve as watchdogs for the wider public and to make sense of complex events that shape our economies and livelihoods. With the WCJ’s Wits-accredited...
WCJ at the Safety of Journalists conference in Oslo

WCJ at the Safety of Journalists conference in Oslo

In November, the Wits Centre for Journalism attended the 9th Annual International Conference on the Safety of Journalists (MEKK) at Oslo Metropolitan (Oslomet) University in Norway. This is the third time the WCJ has participated in the conference, as part of the...
The WCJ welcomes Lineo Leteba as project assistant

The WCJ welcomes Lineo Leteba as project assistant

By Stuart Dickinson Award-nominated podcast producer, journalist and WCJ alumnus, Lineo Leteba, returns to the Wits Centre for Journalism three years after graduating to take up the role of project assistant. “We’re thrilled to welcome Lineo back in this new chapter...
Upcoming short courses and certificates

Upcoming short courses and certificates

The Wits Centre for Journalism has a number of exciting short courses coming up in June and July, giving you the perfect opportunity to upskill, take a refresher, or transfer your existing skillset into journalism and media. What you need to earn a certificate: Attend...
Academic information for 2024

Academic information for 2024

Dear Wits Centre for Journalism students, Welcome to the 2024 academic year. We wish you a productive and successful year at the WCJ. All classes commence on 12 February or during that week. Please check the timetable for specific days and times. All classes are...