To be a successful environmental journalist you must have an understanding of current environmental concerns; be up to date with environmental policy decisions and organisations; understand scientific studies; have knowledge of historical environmental events, and above all else, possess an inquiring and curious mind.
To make it in travel writing you have to know how to market yourself properly and how to “move beyond your location” to create compelling stories from your travels. Travel writing is a hugely competitive field and it is hard to break in to this market.
Come and learn invaluable new skills, revel in Africa’s unique environment and wildlife, experience first hand what to expect as you embark upon a career as a journalist. Let Fiona Ayerst and her team show you how to put into words, the wonders and challenges of Africa and its natural resources. Learn how to become a successful and popular writer, setting yourself up for an incredible career of travel and adventure. You will have the career that everyone else dreams of.
Environmental Journalism and Travel Writing movie:
Environmental Journalism and Travel Writing costs
- $2, 300 USD – 1 month 2017
The price includes:
- Dorm accommodation
- Traditional meals
- Program expeditions
- Tuition and mentoring
- Program instructors
- Adventure of a lifetime
- Gear and Equipment