Insight into Media
What is Insight Into Media?
Insight into Media is a three-day course designed to give you a taste of a variety of careers within the media industry.
Real media professionals currently working in Advertising, PR, Radio, Publishing, Journalism and TV will share their knowledge, insights, and experience to help inform and inspire you.
You'll take part in immersive exercises and gain hands-on experience while developing essential skills. During the Journalism Day, you will follow an event and develop a news story, whilst working with members of the emergency services, politicians and the public.
If you are interested in knowing more about pursing a career in the media industry, this course is your essential insight into media.
Who is it for?
Current students from any subject or year who are interested in finding out more about a career in media.
- Find out more about a range of media careers
- Network with people currently working in the industry
- Gain expert advice and have your questions answered
- Meet contacts to gain future work experience
Quotes from past participants
"I really enjoyed the journalism game as it gave a real insight into the world of journalism. I didn't realise it was as fast-paced and exciting, so it was incredibly valuable." 2012 delegate
"I have valued this experience, and feel I can now make a more informed decision on my career choice." 2012 delegate
"I absolutely loved the journalism game, it was so great. The speakers were all of such a high calibre, and I found the content so useful. I have been opened up to a whole new world and some ideas for future careers." 2012 delegate
"The targeted placement and work experience info was really helpful and got me thinking how to start and get my foot in the door." 2011 delegate
"Great way in to kicking off your careers search and cultivating your employability. Well worth the very token fee. Really important to my career development. Impressive guest speakers." 2011 delegate
"To see former students of Bristol University who have gone on to do so well in the media is really inspiring." 2010 delegate
"Such an amazing experience, I'm glad I did it! It was a really eye-opening opportunity that has let me see the range of media related careers that are out there. I'd recommend the course to anyone who is considering a career in media." 2010 delegate
How do I apply?
Please sign up using the online registration form. This popular course is always fully booked, so get your application in early.