Samantha King

  • LocationThornton-Cleveleys, United Kingdom

About me


3rd year BA (Hons) Journalism student at UCLan, specialising in magazine and newspaper production during my final year of study. I have gained industry experience in television, broadcast, regional and national press, and have developed contacts with media professionals across these outlets. Social media savvy, with specialist skills including 100 WAM Shorthand, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, video editing, blogging, radio broadcasting, writing and presenting.



  • Fashion
  • Film
  • Writing
  • Print Design
  • Design
  • Creative
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • Interviews
  • Audio Editing
  • Media Law
  • Magazine Production
  • Grammar and Spelling



BA(Hons) Journalism

University of Central Lancashire

Aug 2013 - Mar 2016
  • In-depth study of journalism in all it's forms, and the codes and laws in place to regulate the industry.



100 WPM Shorthand


  • Qualification from the NCTJ for reaching the gold standard of 100 words per minute in Teeline shorthand.