17 gain PPA’s certificates through ContentETC

A total of 17 journalists graduated with the Professional Publisher’s Association (PPA) certificates run by ContentETC and UEL this week. The certificates are growing in popularity as a result of the association of ContentETC and the PPA. Special rate at UEL 13 were from the University of East London.  The PPA has negotiated a special Read More

PPA Professional Certificate taken by 26 at UEL

26 students of the University of East London (UEL) are taking the Professional Publishers Association (PPA) Professional Certificate this year.  That’s up from 5 last year. I’m running it.  That’s brownie points for me at UEL.   But more important for the students it is a bonus in their CVs and for the university it is Read More

PPA Professional certificate results

Great to see students of the University of East London (UEL) get their award of the Professional Publishers’ Association (PPA) Professional Certificate in Journalism.  They worked hard in their final third year to win it.  Three distinctions, one merit and a pass were good results for them. Even better, the PPA and UEL have agreed Read More

PPA Professional Certificate at UEL

Journalism students at the University of East London (UEL) will next year have the opportunity to take the Professional Publishers’ Association (PPA) Certificate, created and administered by ContentETC. This agreement was reached at the PPA’s Magazine Academy Awards on Wednesday night as three UEL students were awarded their Professional certificates having taken the certificate this Read More

Five to get PPA’s Professional Certificate via UEL

Five graduates of the University of East London (UEL) will receive their Professional Publishers Association  (PPA) Professional Certificate in Journalism next week. This is the first time the Professional Certificate has been run through a University.  I ran it in parallel with a practical module they have to do in their final year. High marks Read More

Leveson faces contradictions

The Leveson inquiry has to join up three major criteria in the regulation of the press: each with a contradiction in them.  They are:                 How should the public be involved?                 How can it be independent of both the press itself and the government of the day? And                 How can it be voluntary Read More

UEL students to do PPA’s top certificate

A group of 17 students at the University of East London (UEL) will do the Professional Publishers’ Association (PPA) top journalism certificate this year. UEL is keen to boost the employment prospects of its graduates.  The chosen students will be able to graduate this summer with both their degrees and the PPA’s Professional Certificate in Read More