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The first World Journalism Education Congress (WJEC) will be held from 25–28 June 2007 in Singapore. AMIC will co-host the event with the School of Communication and Information (SCI), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. It will be organised in collaboration with the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) and many leading journalism education associations from around the world.
Some of the topics of the plenary sessions include: Journalism Education, Industry/Academy Relationships, Journalistic Freedom and Responsibility, Who is a Journalists', Comparative Models of Journalism Education, and Asian Journalism Education—Challenges and Opportunities. Parallel strands include the following: Pedagogy Forum, Research Trends, and Critical Professional Issues.
For more information, please visit www.amic-wjec.org/