SKILLS LEARNEDDiscover Your ToolkitKey topics and competencies students will acquire and develop during their learning journey.
Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
You will start researching current events, spanning topics of economics, politics, or international affairs. After choosing a particular event to zoom...
Upon concluding the background research of the event chosen, you will start crafting your article. More sources may be added by, say, interviewing rel...
Upon producing the article, you will ponder on the most effective ways of its promotion to your audience. This process will include considering both t...
PROGRAM OUTLINEDiscover Your Weekly Program Journey4-week roadmap to define each stage of a virtual work-experience program.
Get introduced to the program, your mentors and The Economist. You will learn how media companies operate and begin preliminary research on the program project.
You will obtain all the required skills to complete the project. Through a series of skills lectures you will get a fully immersive learning experience and all the adequate skills.
You are now equipped with the adequate skillset to complete the program. Applying your knowledge onto the project and working as a team is the focus.
In your final week you will submit your project for mentor feedback. In the final night you will pitch your project to the Economist firm representatives and upon completion, receive a referral letter.