I experienced six weeks of hands on work in the public broadcaster's Vancouver newsroom. These were the three main areas I contributed to.
SKILLS I ACQUIRED
My first week consisted of training where I learned how to use the following software.
Polopoly: A web content management system similar to WordPress. Learned how to lay out an online story with related links, photos, and decks Dalet: Audio editing software Media Central/Avid: Video Editing Software iNews: Learned CBC's style of script lay out and how to bring a show to air using this software