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Carole Watson


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Programme Leader for Fashion Journalism

I worked as a journalist and editor for magazines and national newspapers for 25 years, including roles as Deputy Editor of Grazia and Head of Features at the Daily Mirror. 

I am also a member of the media law examinations board for the National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ). I have a PGCert in Teaching of Higher Education and I'm a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.


Teaching and supervision

I teach Fashion Journalism modules across the three years of the BA (Hons) Fashion Journalism course as well as media law, regulation and court reporting to all undergraduate and postgraduate journalism students.

Publications

Number of items: 8.

Book Section

Watson, Carole (2019) Fashion journalism and PR. 2nd Edition. In: Fashion Journalism, Julie Bradford. Routledge, pp. 283-298. ISBN 9780815386841

Watson, Carole (2019) Law and ethics. In: Fashion Journalism, Julie Bradford. Routledge, pp. 299-311. ISBN 978-0-8153-8684-1

Watson, Carole (2018) The magazine journalist and the law. In: The Magazines Handbook. Routledge, pp. 300-324. ISBN 978-1-138-08701-9

Watson, Carole (2015) Fashion journalism and PR. 1st Edition. In: Fashion Journalism. Routledge, United Kingdom, pp. 219-233. ISBN 978-0-415-68661-7

Watson, Carole (2015) Law and ethics in fashion journalism. In: Fashion Journalism. Routledge, United Kingdon, pp. 234-245. ISBN 978-0-415-68661-7

Watson, Carole (2013) The magazine journalist and the law. In: The Magazines Handbook. Routledge, United Kingdon, pp. 287-313. ISBN 978-0-415-61757-4

Conference or Workshop Item

Watson, Carole (2020) Running remote fashion news days. In: Association of Journalism Educators conference, 25 Nov 2020, Online.

Watson, Carole (2014) "Close pals say..." Are celebrity weekly magazines the new News of the World when it comes to legal and ethical problems? In: Association for Journalism Education spring conference, 10 Jan 2014, University of Sunderland London campus. (Unpublished)

This list was generated on Fri May 14 04:55:47 2021 BST.
  • Magazines
  • Journalism
  • Fashion journalism
  • Media law
Quoted in publications:
Bradford, J (2019, 2e) Fashion Journalism
  • Bradford, J (2014) Fashion Journalism
  • McKay, J (2013, 3e) The Magazines Handbook

Last updated 25 January 2021

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