The Press Code e-learnign course is a tool that reinforces the application of the Press Code

Press Code elearning

  • 8 weeks

    There's a growing unease between government and media in South Africa. Knowledge of the Press Code and media law is fundamental to negotiating your way through modern journalism.


    frayintermedia consulted SA's top editors and journalists, as well as the Press Council themselves, to create this course for understanding your responsibility as a journalist in South Africa.


    Included in this course you'll find:

    • Self-regulation;

    • Hate Speech and Defamation;

    • Privacy and Public Interest; and,

    • Headlines and Violence


    The course should take you around eight weeks, and features an assignment and a final quiz.