Steve specialises in multimedia journalism, teaching students how to tell great news stories on different digital platforms, including social meda, apps, websites, and podcasts. Steve also teaches a lot of the technical skills you need to be a journalist, including how to film using broadcast cameras.
Steve is the course leader for BA (Hons) Multimedia Journalism at the University of Central Lancashire. As well as leading the course, Steve teaches a lot of the technical and digital skills you need to become a multimedia journalist. For example, how to use television cameras, edit video, record audio, broadcast live on Facebook.
Steve is a lecturer in Multimedia Journalism, and is the course leader. Steve has joined us from BBC North West in Media City where he was a Digital Senior Broadcast Journalist. He was in charge of digital video content and the social media accounts for BBC in the North West. Heis role at the BBC also involved social media training for staff, along with skills training to enable journalists to film and edit video on both mobile phones and professional cameras. Steve previously worked at BBC Radio Cumbria, where he had many years’ experience in producer and social media roles.