Introduction to Court Reporting
Learn court reporting with Carmel Rickard
The courtroom is one of the first places young journalists are sent, but also one of the hardest beats to cover and one of the places where journalists are most likely to make costly mistakes.
fraycollege partnered with legendary court reporter, Carmel Rickard, to produce an eLearning experience aimed at beginner and mid-career journalists in Southern Africa.
This course is designed for journalists across southern Africa, and features the following modules:
An Introduction to Courts and Cases
Sentences and Appeals
Access and Reporting Restrictions
Beyond the Courtroom - finding bigger stories
The course should take you around five weeks and features an assignment and a final quiz.