Programme: Day 21 Doc Media Month


Monday 21st

2pm – hosted a visit from North Warkwickshire & Hinckley College media student, Daniel Wheatley to discuss his new documentary project.


Future Learn offers a diverse selection of FREE online courses from top universities and specialist organisations from around the world. These are delivered one step at a time, and are accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop, so you can fit learning around your life.

Throughout the Documentary Media Month programme I will be hosting a series of FREE 1 hour ‘How To’ sessions for those wishing to learn more about MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) and highlighting a course/s starting that week.


‘The Power of Social Media’

Explore the impact of social media on the world and learn how to put it to good use in everyday life.

Social networks have emerged over the past 10 years in various forms to play a fundamental role in our lives. But do we actually understand these networks? And are we using them in the right ways?


This course will teach you not just about the qualities and differences between social networks but also the impact they can have on our lives.

Duration: 2 weeks (starts 21st November) / Online study time: 3 hours per week

More details:

3-4pm Doc Media Centre, Highcross


Doc Media exhibition to mark the UN World Television Day – join the discussion as Rob Watson DMU Lecturer captures content for his series called ‘Round The Counter’ podcasts.

Click here to listen – Round The Counter Podcast 12

“This is the latest episode of Round the Counter, in which John, Scott and myself talk about the role of the documentary maker.” RW

5-8pm Doc Media Centre, Highcross


Podcast guest Scott Choucino.


Rob Watson ready to start the #RoundTheCounter podcast session.


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