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BLACKBURN: mend Politics and Media Masterclass
Date: 18 Oct 2015
Time: 11:00am - 6:30pm
Venue: Abu Hanifah Foundation, Wisdom House, 92 Preston New Road
Blackburn, Lancashire BB2 6BH United Kingdom
About this event:
A day long course on what, why and how the political system and media operate in the UK.
The mend Political and Media masterclass / workshops are designed for all those who wish to gain a deeper understanding of the British political system, key legislation that affects Muslims and how to effectively engage in politics to make positive social changes. Media workshop will cover those who wish to challenge the negative portrayal of Muslims in the media and to help build a cohesive, dynamic, and inclusive society for all. Learn how to challenge the media effectively and change socially divisive media output
Topics Covered – Politics:
– British political system
– British electoral system
– History of political parties
– History of UK race equality and anti-discrimination legislation
– Key issues concerning Muslims
– Lobbying and group interests in the political process
Topics Covered – Media:
– The Media – Its reach and influence
– Muslims in the Media – Critical engagement
– Regulating and challenging the media – Print, Broadcast & Online
– Media Engagement Blueprint
To register your FREE place, click here.