Kathmandu

IIJB courses/ seminars/ workshops in 2014

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March 2014 - Photojournalism and DSLR filming in Kampala (Uganda)

March 2014 - Digital photography - Basics for NGO PR staff in Kampala (Uganda)

July 2014 - Training of Trainers (radio), 3rd term in Kampala (Uganda)

March 2014 - Multimedia Journalism/ Publishing on the Web in Kampala (Uganda)

August/ September 2014 - Photojournalism (advanced) in Kathmandu (Nepal)

August/ September 2014 - DSLR filming/ 2 Workshops in Kathmandu (Nepal)

August/ September 2014 - Radio Journalism for Metro Traffic FM staff, Kathmandu (Nepal)

October/ November 2013 - Multimedia/ Online journalism in Kampala (Uganda)




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March 2014 - Photojournalism and DSLR filming in Kampala (Uganda)

Participants:

  • Photojournalists and sub-editors from "New Vision Publications"

Aim:

  • Repeating and deepening of knowledge and skills taught in seminars before
  • Introduction into filming with DSLRs
  • Useful accessories and its proper use

Course:

  • Lessons
  • Practical exercises and evaluation of the resulots
  • Discussing problems

Content:

  • Camera tools and settings
  • Video clip production
  • Basics of film language

The training was organized jointly by IIJB, Germany and New Vision group, Kampala (Uganda)

 
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Digital photography - basics for NGO staff

Participants:

  • PR staff members of international NGOs

Aim:

  • Introduction in the digital workflow
  • Buttons and setting of DSLRs
  • Crash course in filming with DSLRs

Course:

  • Lessons
  • Practical assignments, evaluation of the results

Content:

  • Basics of photography
  • How to handle a digital camera
  • Photo composition
  • Filming basics

The traininjg was organized jointly by IIJB, Germany and Christian Blind Mission (CoRSU) Kampala (Uganda)

 
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Training of Trainers (radio), 3rd term

Participants:

  • Radio journalists from different regions of Uganda

Aim:

  • After the e-learning period the participants had to prove their teaching abilities
  • Each of them had to present self-elaborated lessons and curricula
  • Each of the participants had to hold a lesson which was evaluated bthe teacher and the group
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Course:

  • Case studies for discussion
  • Demonstration loessons
  • Final test

Content:

  • Basics of further education
  • Teaching methods
  • Elaboration of teaching aids, for example PowerPoint presentations

The training was organized by IIJB, Germany and New Vision Group Kampala (Uganda.

 
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Multimedia Journalism/ Publishing on the Web, 2 seminars in Kampala (Uganda)

Participants:

  • 55 journalists from all platforms of New Vision Publications, Kampala/Uganda

Aim:

  • Create awareness of how the web changes journalism
  • Enhance skills for reporting on the internet
  • Illustrate why integration of all media formats is essential

Course:

  • Specifically designed multimedia presentations
  • Practical, hands-on exercises
  • Group assignments under real-life-conditions

Content:

  • How to write, report, edit and upload for the web
  • How to compile comprehensive multimedia packages
  • How to harness the potential of social media
  • How to foster cross-media collaboration

The training was organised jointly by IIJB, Germany, and New Vision Group, Uganda

 
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Photojournalism (advanced) in Kathmandu (Nepal)

Participants:

  • Kathmandu based photojournalists

Aim:

  • Introduction in selected topics of photojournalism/ digital photography
  • Learning about locsal aspects of the profession by local trainers

Course:

  • Lessons (PowerPoint) and problem discussions
  • Practical assignments, evaluation of the results
  • Presentation of work samples

Content:

  • Digital workflow
  • Photo composition
  • Basics of photojournalism like ethical standards etc.
  • Photo editing and archivinig

The training was jointly organized by IIJB, Germany, IAAN and SCC Kathmandu, nepal.

 
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DSLR filming/ 2 Workshops in Kathmandu (Nepal)

Participants:

  • Kathmandu-based photojournalists andn photographers

Aim:

  • Introduction in the video/ movie capabilities of a DSLR
  • Camera settings, useful accessories
  • Video composition, rules of shooting

Course:

  • Lessons
  • Practical assignments plus evaluation of the results
  • Trying out the equipment

Content:

  • Video formats
  • Tripods, monopods, mikes, headphones etc.
  • Planning and realizing a video
  • Handling the camera - panning, tilting, zooming...

The training was jointly organized by IIJB, Germany and IIJB Alumni Asociation Nepal (IAAN), and School of Creative Communication (SCC) Kathmandu.

 
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Radio Journalism for Metro Traffic FM staff, Kathmandu (Nepal)

articipants:

  • Radio journalists from seven Kathmandu-based stations

Aim:

  • Upgrading radio knowledge in theory and practice
  • Focus: news reporting and interviewing
  • In addition to the radio specific, gaining new inspirations in magazine production

Course:

  • Lessons/ppt
  • Practical assignments/ Discussion of results
  • Test papers

Content:

  • Refreshing knowledge about the most popular radio forms
  • Upgrading about crucial questions of radio language
  • News writing - Reporting - Interviewing
  • Basics in magazine production

The training was jointly organized by IIJB, Germany, IAAN and Metro Traffic FM Kathmandu.