News Workshop, which is a part of Üsküdar University Faculty of Communication, Department of New Media and Journalism, is an application unit that continues its activities in order to improve the students' practice within the field. News Workshop activities are coordinated with the Head of New Media and Journalism Department Prof. Süleyman İrvan.
News Workshop Trainings
Students that participate in volunteer training programs organized by News Workshop, have the opportunity to reinforce their academic education in the courses. The trainings organized in various subjects such as news writing, news values, visual design, journalism and society, news photography contribute to the development of students in the Faculty of Communication both in academic and application areas. The contents generated by the students during the trainings are published in Haber Üsküdar newspaper and haberuskudar.com website published by Haber Workshop. These productions are sent to national competitions and organizations to keep the students' sense of competition and motivation alive.
News Workshop Events
In addition to the faculty’s academic staff, the well-known names participate in the activities organized in the workshop and share their experiences with the students. These activities help students develop their social environment and establish new business contacts.
In the News Workshop, students also have the opportunity to develop their skills in using new generation technologies. In the workshop, there are also Mac stations, cameras and projection devices which can be used in news production and digital design processes.