Experience all aspects of journalism with a privately owned magazine that has a monthly distribution. You’ll get a chance to try your hand in a variety of work areas with one of the best tourism and leisure magazines in the country.
So get ready for an inside-out education in the press media...and also have a whole lot of fun doing it..
Duration: 4 weeks to 12 weeks
Start Dates: All year round
Requirements: You should be 18 years or older -No qualifications as such.
Should have good written language skills in English with a flair for writing.
Any experience in writing - this includes, write-ups, blogs etc. will be an added advantage
Prices: £790 for 4 weeks
£135 for each additional week
Whats Included ?
►Arranging your Programme
►Full pre-departure support and assistance
►Accommodation - Know more about your accommodation
►Food (3 times daily)
►Meeting you at the nearest Airport
►Transfer to your accommodation
►Monthly sight seeing
►Farewell Dinner (On the eve of your departure)
►Local in-country team support and backup
►Certificate of Completion
►Other services as mentioned in the pre-departure booklet
What is not included? ►Cost of Flights, Visa & Insurance
You'll work as a Journalist and/or Photojournalist in a Magazine in the heart of the capital city of Trivandrum/Thiruvananthapuram. The project offer work in both Journalism and Photojournalism and you should specify which you would like to focus on in your application.
The magazine that you'll be working with is the best TWith a readership of over 150,000 and a satisfied clientele including all leading players in travel and tourism industry, the growth of its print edition is a success story in Indian publishing. Now, the interactive digital version of the printed magazine is creating waves on the world-wide web.
Tourism is the booming industry in Kerala and as a magazine that depicts the importance of Tourism, the magazine creates an opportunity for the interns to express themselves through their magazine.
This project gives a work experience that matches your skills and interests, however it is important that you can be flexible as you may not always be able to work full time in your chosen area. You will have the opportunity to learn and grown within this placement under the supervision of an experienced editorial team.
On your first day you will be taken in by the Managing Director of the Magazine, and introduced to the staff there. You will also meet your supervisor. You will be working both individually and as part of the team.
You can take part in Content Writing, Editing, Proof Reading, Photography, Marketing etc. The volunteers will be able to write their own articles in the magazine as the magazine encourages its writers to express their views on almost any subject that deals with people and places.
You would be given tasks like Proof Reading, on-field reporting, researching, designing and editing. Those having photographic skills are encouraged to take pictures for the magazine
The working hours are from 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM for weekdays. The interns can work on Saturdays as well, but this is not mandatory. The working days have been made flexible for the convenience of the interns.