The rise in tuition fees to £9000 a year has not only led to a clear drop in university applicants, it has also led to a raise in awareness of the ways in which students conjure up the money to pay the fees off. This year has seen some of the most awful and down-right unusual things that have freed these students from debt.
The deadline for coursework for the Second Years who are taking the NCTJ Broadcast Module is 4pm on 21 January.
And please could the MA students who sat the Radio exam last week submit their radio piece by the same time.
Criteria for both coursework assignments are attached, as well as an assignment sheet you will need to fill in.
Please email me scripts, assignment sheets and the FLV (for TV pieces) and mp3 (for radio coursework).
Note, the PTC in a TV piece has to be demonstrably done without anyone else's help. I checked.
Christmas is here and so NPLP, at the expense of Reeder’s Teasers (to Jack’s disappointment), gives your their footballers as Christmas items.
The pod also welcomes on European football journalist Andy Brassell (Twitter: @andybrassell), who has written for the BBC and ESPN. Like Santa Claus, he whizzes us around France, Portugal, Spain and Italy to give us the lowdown before the winter break.
There will not be a PA lecture for MA students tomorrow (Dec 13). Paul