• Indiana Wesleyan University: COM 483 Advanced Newswriting Certificate (Fall 2018)

    Certificate Program
    Price: $75.00

    This Certificate is for students enrolled in COM 483 Advanced Newswriting at Indiana Wesleyan University.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Data Visualization for Journalists: Stripping the Dread from the Graphics Course Assessment
    • Introduction to Investigative Reporting: Course Assessment
    • The Power of Public Records: Course Assessment
    • Data Analysis for Journalists: Training Package Course Assessment
  • Northern Arizona JLS 205: Social Media for Journalists Certificate Program (Fall 2018)

    Certificate Program
    Price: $75.00

    The core skills you need to connect with sources, find story ideas, promote your brand and engage your audience.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Social Media and Analytics: Strategies and Metrics You’ll Actually Use: Course Assessment
    • LinkedIn for Journalists and Educators: Course Assessment
    • You Are what You Tweet: Course Assessment
    • Using Facebook as a Reporting Tool: Course Assessment
    • How News Organizations Can Make the Most of Snapchat: Course Assessment
  • Poynter Ethics, Plagiarism and Copyright Certificate

    Certificate Program
    Price: $99.00

    Guidelines for making decisions about what you publish and how to attribute the work.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Plagiarism in the 21st Century: Course Assessment
    • Copyright Law and Fair Use for Journalists: Course Assessment
    • Avoiding Plagiarism and Fabrication: Course Assessment
    • Ethics of Journalism: Course Assessment

      This assessment measures your understanding of the Poynter NewsU course, "Ethics of Journalism." You will have three opportunities to pass this assessment with a score of 80%.

  • Poynter Fact-Checking Certificate

    Certificate Program
    Price: $99.00

    Gain greater confidence in saying what's true, partially true or absolutely false..

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Making Fact-Checking Videos You Will Actually Want to Watch: Course Assessment
    • Fact-Checking and Debunking: Covering Rumors, Hoaxes and Gossip: Course Assessment
    • Fact-Checking 101: Course Assessment
    • Making the Case for Fact-Checking in Your Newsroom: Course Assessment
    • How to Fact-Check Politics and the Media: Course Assessment
    • Fact-Checking: How to Improve Your Skills in Accountability Journalism Course Assessment
  • Poynter News Literacy Certificate

    Certificate Program
    Price: $99.00

    Explore the strategies and skills to separate news from noise and fact from fiction.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Getting It Right: Accuracy and Verification in the Digital Age: Course Assessment
    • News Literacy Primer: Course Assessment

      This assessment tests students' ability to distinguish among types of informational and opinion content, including native advertising and sponsored content. It tests knowledge of the types of content and ability to identify examples of each type.

    • Sources, Verification and Credibility: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Sources, Verification and Credibility" at Poynter's NewsU.

    • Understanding Media: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Understanding Media: Process and Principles" at Poynter's NewsU.

  • Sunshine Certificate for Certified Records Managers

    Certificate Program
    Price: $84.95

    An innovative program offering the training for Florida law.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Florida Sunshine Laws: Public Records Final Assessment
    • Florida Sunshine Laws: Open Meetings Final Assessment
    • Florida Sunshine Laws: Ethics Final Assessment
  • Sunshine Certificate for Florida Public Officers and Staff

    Certificate Program
    Price: $84.95

    An innovative program offering the training now required by Florida law.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Florida Sunshine Laws: Ethics Final Assessment
    • Florida Sunshine Laws: Open Meetings Final Assessment
    • Florida Sunshine Laws: Public Records Final Assessment
  • Valdosta State - Poynter ACES Certificate in Editing

    Certificate Program
    Price: $75.00

    A certificate in "Editing" from Poynter and the American Copy Editors Society shows that you have a solid foundation in the principles of editing.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • The Art and Science of Editing: Course Assessment

      This assessment measures your understanding of the course, "The Art and Science of Editing."

    • Language Primer: Course Assessment

      This final exam for "Language Primer: Grammar, Punctuation and Word Use," measures your understanding of the principles and rules of the English language. The final contains 60 questions. You are allowed three attempts to pass this exam with an 80% score. You will have 75 minutes for each attempt.

    • Fundamentals of Editing: Course Assessment

      This assessment measures your understanding of the Poynter self-directed course, "Fundamentals of Editing."

    • Writing Online Headlines: Course Assessment
    • Clarity is Key: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Clarity is Key" at Poynter's NewsU

    • Getting It Right: Accuracy and Verification in the Digital Age: Course Assessment
  • Valdosta State University Multimedia Storytelling Certificate (Fall 2018)

    Certificate Program
    Price: $75.00

    This training program builds a strong foundation in multimedia journalism.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Writing for the Ear: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Writing for the Ear" at Poynter's NewsU.

    • Video Storytelling for the Web: Course Assessment
    • Five Steps to Multimedia Storytelling: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Five Steps to Multimedia Storytelling" at Poynter's NewsU.

    • Telling Stories with Sound: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Telling Stories with Sound" at Poynter's NewsU.

    • Reporting Across Platforms: Course Assessment (NEW!)
  • Washington State University Vancouver ACES Certificate in Editing

    Certificate Program
    Price: $75.00

    A certificate in "Editing" from Poynter and the American Copy Editors Society shows that you have a solid foundation in the principles of editing.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • The Art and Science of Editing: Course Assessment

      This assessment measures your understanding of the course, "The Art and Science of Editing."

    • Fundamentals of Editing: Course Assessment

      This assessment measures your understanding of the Poynter self-directed course, "Fundamentals of Editing."

    • Writing Online Headlines: Course Assessment
    • Clarity is Key: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Clarity is Key" at Poynter's NewsU

    • Getting It Right: Accuracy and Verification in the Digital Age: Course Assessment
    • Language Primer: Course Assessment

      This final exam for "Language Primer: Grammar, Punctuation and Word Use," measures your understanding of the principles and rules of the English language. The final contains 60 questions. You are allowed three attempts to pass this exam with an 80% score. You will have 75 minutes for each attempt.