International Journalism Week 2017

Our sixth annual International Journalism Week will take place from 6 to 10 November 2017, with another fascinating programme of discussion about media research and practice from a global perspective.

The theme of the week this time will be Journalism in High-Risk Environments.

View the programme

See the full daily schedule of lectures and other events during International Journalism Week.

View online

Download a PDF (314KB)

Activities for students

Enter the Student Challenge

Form a group and carry out a case study based on a real-life issue related to Journalism in High-Risk Environments. Develop your skills and get your work published here!

Download the details (PDF, 307KB)

Win a trip to a top newsroom

Our students are invited to enter the International Journalism Week competition and win a prestigious visit to one of three leading UK media organisations.

Find out how

Social media

Join the Facebook event page for International Journalism Week
Use Twitter hashtag #ijw17

Information for visitors

Travelling to the event from outside the University? Use this information to plan your visit.

IJW past

To discover the content of past International Journalism Weeks, please explore our webpages for the 2016, 2015 and 2014 events.