Journalist

A journalist is an individual trained to collect/gather information in form of text, audio or pictures, processes them to a news-worthy form and disseminates it to the public. The act or process mainly done by the journalist is called journalism.

Journalist
A television reporter from CN8 speaking into a microphone in front of a camera, 2005
Occupation
NamesJournalist
Occupation type
Journalism, mass media
Activity sectors
Mass Media, public relations, politics, sports, business
Description
CompetenciesWriting skills, interpersonal skills
Education required
Typically a bachelor’s degree
Fields of
employment
Mass media
Related jobs
Correspondent, Reporter, Columnist, Spokesperson, Politician

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