Asia Pacific Media Educator


A 20 year-old South Pacific journalism education program has spawned the only training newspaper of its kind, Uni Tavur in the region. After being redesigned as a desktop publishing venture in 1993, two years later it was relaunched as a professional tabloid. Now, after the debut of the paper's Internet online edition and an email news service, this article makes a case for the pedagogy of experience -- integrated learning combining theory and skills in the newsroom.