Combining practical 'how to' skills with reflection on the place of each specialism in the industry, this guide features the skills needed to cover specialist areas, including writing match reports for sport, reviewing the arts, and dealing with complex information for science. The book will also discuss how specialist journalists have contributed to the mainstream news agenda, as well as analysing how different issues have been covered in each specialism, such as the credit crunch, global warming, national crime statistics and the celebrity culture in sport. Areas covered include:

  •  Sport
  • Business
  • Politics
  • Crime
  • Environment
  • Fashion
  • Food
  • Music
  • Media
  • Science
  • Health
  • Law
  • Travel
  • War
  • Wine

chapter |10 pages


chapter 1|9 pages

Sports Reporting

chapter 2|10 pages

Business Journalism

chapter 3|9 pages

Political Journalism

chapter 4|11 pages

Crime Reporting

chapter 5|9 pages

International Journalism

chapter 6|10 pages

Environmental Journalism

chapter 7|10 pages

Automotive Journalism

chapter 8|17 pages

Fashion Journalism

chapter 9|11 pages

Food Journalism

chapter 10|17 pages

Music Journalism

chapter 11|10 pages

Media Reporting

chapter 12|13 pages

Science Journalism

chapter 13|13 pages

Medical Reporting

chapter 14|11 pages

Legal Affairs Journalism

chapter 15|10 pages

Travel Journalism

chapter 16|11 pages

War Reporting

chapter 17|9 pages

Wine Journalism