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Learn the skills required to be a successful travel writer from the comfort of your own home, or from anywhere in the world!

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Work directly with a professional travel journalist with a proven record of success.

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With no course work deadlines, you can study at your own pace, around other commitments.

The Ultimate Travel Journalism Course

Is your dream to explore the world and be paid to travel? The Ultimate Travel Journalism Course provided by the British College of Journalism, can show you how to make your dreams into reality. 
Covering the A-Z of all you need to know to become a successful travel writer, this freelance travel journalism course will provide you with the information you need to develop your skills as a travel writer. This will help you find success by teaching you exactly how to go about negotiating the travel writing industry.
You will be working directly with an established and current professional in the travel writing industry, a travel journalist with a proven record of success. They will teach you all you need to know to start building your travel writing career.
With over 30 years of professional experience behind our directors and educators, you know you’re in safe hands.

Professional & Personal Development

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12 or 24 weeks (take up to 2 years)

The British College of Journalism

The British College of Journalism is a division of International News Syndicate LTD. Our directors and principals have been involved in all aspects of media work for some 30 years.

We are an international media-training company with students in more than 80 countries and territories. The principles of freelance journalism are similar the world over. However our travel journalism course has been individually revised and designed to suit the needs of students living and working in the United Kingdom.

Through online course delivery and email communication, the College is able to assist you every step of the way.

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Why do an online travel journalism course?

5 good reasons to do our travel writing course

  1. At the outset, you receive the benefit of literally hundreds of years of knowledge and experience from current industry professionals. Their insider secrets will immediately place you years ahead of any other beginning writer.
  2. At the successful completion of your course, you are entitled to accreditation with our parent company, International News Syndicate.
  3. Once you complete the course, you can earn money doing what you like doing anyway by being involved in the subjects that interest you. Travel editors are hungry for competent material and will pay for it. All magazines and newspapers have empty pages to fill. This course shows you how to go about helping to fill them.
  4. You will learn the basics of good travel journalism, and how to apply them in both print, and digital mediums.
  5. You’ll also find your course loads of fun and our College service and support is second to none!