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Monday, June 3, 2019 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (BST)

How to be a science journalist with James Randerson

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Learn how to make an impact as a science writer or blogger at this class with James Randerson, former assistant national news editor at the Guardian.

From climate change and superbugs to asteroid strikes, many of the most important and exciting stories of our era come from the world of science. This evening course with former assistant national news editor for the Guardian, James Randerson, is the perfect primer for anyone interested in science journalism or communication.

Through talks and practical sessions, James will teach you how to find and write informative news stories, as well as how to how to pitch ideas to editors. You’ll also learn about some of the major sources journalists use to spot stories about science, health and the environment. Whether you’re a writer or a blogger, you’ll leave buzzing with ideas and information on how to explain complex information to a lay audience, as well as expert tips on getting your work published.

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James Randerson is former assistant national news editor at the Guardian, where he had a particular responsibility for environment, science and technology news. He was previously the paper’s science correspondent. He tweets @james_randerson.

All Guardian Masterclasses are fully accessible but please contact us at masterclasses@theguardian.com if you have any queries or concerns. 

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The Guardian
Kings Place
90 York Way
N1 9GU London
United Kingdom

Monday, June 3, 2019 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (BST)


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Guardian Masterclasses

Welcome to Guardian masterclasses – a unique programme of learning embedded within one of the world's most forward-thinking media organisations.

Masterclasses offer a broad range of short and long courses across a variety of disciplines from creative writing, journalism, photography and design, film and digital media, music and cultural appreciation.

Harnessing the expertise and specialisms within the organisation, our courses are led by first class and award winning guardian professionals whilst also drawing on the skills and expertise of other leading figures at the forefront of the creative and digital industries.

The programme is aimed at anyone interested in personal or professional development whether that be refining your skills, focusing your ambition or simply broadening your mind and gaining inspiration.

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