Women in News

Gender Balance in Content

A course for media professionals

Who’s it for?

Media professionals who create, edit and approve content or shape news agendas:



Editorial management

Course objectives

✔ Know what gender balanced content is and why it is important

✔ Know how to create (or edit) content that is gender balanced

✔ Discover how gender balanced your own content is (or is not)

✔ Be able to measure how gender balanced content is

✔ Put your new knowledge about gender balance into practice.

Course methods

Live, interactive learning sessions

Online home learning sessions and activities

WIN tracking exercise

Assessments and assignments

Course timings and deadlines

The course should take approximately 4 hours total to complete, including all videos, activities, and assessment/submissions. The final submission deadline (the Gender Balance Action Plan) is Friday, 10 July. We encourage you to follow this recommended schedule to ensure that you stay on track over the next few weeks:
Lesson 2 by 23 June
Lesson 3 & Assessment by 28 June
Podcast by 5 July
Lesson 4 (Activity 1) by 5 July
Lesson 4 (Activity 2) by 10 July

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