European Journalism Training Association’s Teachers’ Conference 2017
The annual EJTA conference aims to discuss journalism education in a global context, putting particular emphasis on professional, social, ideological, cultural and economic conditions, influencing the way journalists are educated today across the world. It is one of the most significant events in the world of academic and journalistic community which unites scholars and professionals all over the globe. The conference will cover following topics:
Crossing academic and educational borders
How to bring together academic and professional demands? How to adapt curricula to changing professional realities?
Crossing geographical borders
How to stimulate the mobility of students (higher and mid-career education)?
Crossing social and ideological borders
How to contribute to depolarization within society and on a global level? How to represent all groups in the society?
Crossing competence and professional borders
How to teach hybrid competences? How to respond to non-professional journalism?