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28Oct 2020-29Oct 2020

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Media, Journalism and the Public Sphere

The focus of this course is on the most important characteristics, developments and continuities of the media sector across Africa. Participants will appreciate achievements of journalism and the role of the media for society in different settings.

Mozambique Commonwealth Observer Group 2014

Mozambique elections 2014: Commonwealth Observer Group interim Statement. Photo: Commonwealth Secretariat, 2014

The media sector across Africa is undergoing fundamental changes driven by rapid social transformation, new local and global actors, and the spread of digital and mobile communication technology. After an overview of the distinct particularities in the history of media in Africa, the course addresses the most recent developments in different countries. Participants engage with the working environment and practical conditions for media production and journalism, and discuss the role of different media – print, radio and TV as well as the digital media – for different segments of African societies.


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