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*For Teachers: Media Related Discursive Essay Questions/Debate Topics

January 18, 2012


“Newspaper sales are in decline. What could they do to halt the slide and win back readers?” “Should radio DJs be allowed to play whatever music they like?” “Is it acceptable for a journalist to hack someone’s voicemail if their aim is to expose criminal activity?” “To what extent are newspapers a force for good […]

Reid Kerr College visit…

September 26, 2011


Every year for the last 5 years I’ve spent an afternoon with the students on the HNC Creative Industries:Radio Broadcasting course at Reid Kerr College, Paisley. My first boss, John Collins is their lecturer and over the years he’s done a tremendous job building up the course and making it super relevant to today’s broadcasting […]

Useful links for everyone who wants to work in the media…

August 10, 2011


MediaUK – A directory of every radio and TV station in the UK. Contact information, the latest media news, job postings and a lively discussion forum. You can post demo tapes via MP3 and get constructive criticism. A great place to find out more about the industry. AllMediaScotland – Latest news from the Scottish media […]