From the Panama Papers to Luxleaks; Spotlight to the Iraq War Logs, data journalism is everywhere. If you've heard about it and want to get started in the field, the Centre for Investigative Journalism can help.
What do you do when Excel is too slow or restrictive for your data analysis but advanced coding is still a steep mountain to climb? This is when SQL, the lingua franca of database managers, will power up your data-driven reporting.
Scraping - getting a computer to capture information from online sources - is one of the most powerful techniques for data-savvy journalists who want to get to the story first, or find exclusives that no one else has spotted.
Learn to tell stories in an immersive and interactive way. This course will teach you how to get started in the world of interactive storytelling, using off-the-shelf coding software as well as the basic skills of photo, video and audio editing for the web.
The course is open to all.
16 Jan 2016 - 9:00am - 17 Jan 2016 - 5:30pm
Room: PHS314, Professor Stuart Hall Building, Goldsmiths, University of London
Tactical Technology Collective and the Centre for Investigative Journalism are offering an innovative course designed to familiarise investigators with the tools and techniques they will need to navigate the new digital terrain.
The Tax Justice Network and the Centre of Investigative Journalism are pleased to hold the fifth training workshop at City University London. #FinanceUncovered
This course is aimed at practicing journalists who are keen to investigate tax avoidance, corruption, money laundering and asset recovery.
12 May 2015 - 15 May 2015
Room R101 in Franklin Building, 124 Goswell Road, City University London, London EC1V 7DP
*These sessions are now full* If you wish to be added to the waiting list, please fill in the form and we will contact you if a space becomes available. Feedback form for delegates.
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29 Apr 2015 - 30 Apr 2015
Both days will be held at CORRECT!V, Singerstrasse 109, first floor, close to S-U-Jannowitzbruecke and U-Strausberger Platz, Berlin
Learn how to tell stories in an immersive and interactive way. This course will teach you the basics and provide ideas and skills to get started in the world of interactive storytelling. The course is open to all.
14 Mar 2015 - 15 Mar 2015
LG01 and PSH302, Professor Stuart Hall Building, Goldsmiths, University of London
Transitions Online in cooperation with the Czech Center for Investigative Journalism are holding week-long course that will provide participants with an introduction to investigative reporting, with a special focus on economic crime and the benefits of data journalism.
The advanced course is for everyone already familiar and comfortable with the basic set of accounts. The objective of this course is to equip a relatively small number of participants to comfortably handle relatively complex financial material.