Broadcast Journalism Handbook, 2nd edition [Includes DVD]

By Gary Hudson & Sarah Rowlands
December 2012
Pearson Education
Distrubuted by Trans-Atlantic Publications Inc.
ISBN: 9781408245217
407 pages, Illustrated
$82.50 Paper original

This exciting, comprehensive and bang up-to-date text presents all of the key practical skills required by today’s broadcast journalist. Highly illustrated with examples from modern day newsrooms, the authors explain in detail the key techniques and theoretical context the broadcast journalist will need to know to succeed.



Authors' acknowledgements
Publisher's acknowledgements
Guided tour

Part One: The Job
Chapter One – Introduction
Chapter Two – What’s the story?
Chapter Three – Finding the news
Chapter Four – The interview
Chapter Five – News writing
Chapter Six – Location reporting and production
Chapter Seven – Location video and sound
Chapter Eight – Sports reporting and commentary
Chapter Nine – Foreign reporting
Chapter Ten – Going live
Chapter Eleven – The package
Chapter Twelve – Editing
Chapter Thirteen – Graphics
Chapter Fourteen – Presentation
Chapter Fifteen – The programme

Part Two: The Essential Guide
Getting a job
The Law and broadcast journalists
Broadcast journalism courses

Part Three: Workshops and Exercises



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