Print Journalist

Print Journalists collect and analyse facts about newsworthy events by interview, investigation and observation and write stories for newspapers, magazines or journals.

Overview

Print Journalists collect and analyse facts about newsworthy events by interview, investigation and observation and write stories for newspapers, magazines or journals.

Day-to-day

  • collects and analyses facts about newsworthy events from interviews, printed matter, investigations and observations
  • writes news reports, commentaries, articles and feature stories for newspapers, magazines, and journals on topics of public interest.

Considerations

  • requires driving
  • stressful
  • working outdoors.

Occupation snapshot
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To become a Print Journalist

  • You usually need a bachelor degree in journalism, followed by a one-year cadetship involving on the job training, to work as a Print Journalist.

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