Dr. Fondevila presents in Zaragoza his book “Formación Curricular en Diseño para Todas las Personas en Periodismo”

Dr. Joan Francesc Fondevila Gascón, professor of various universities and director of CECABLE, presented his book “Formación Curricular en Diseño para Todas las Personas en Periodismo” on November 28, in Zaragoza (Sala de la Corona, Government of Aragon). For the elaboration Dr. Fondevila was chosen by the Foundation Once and Crue Spanish Universities.


“It is very nice and an honor for me to have written this book, focused on sensitizing the future professionals of Journalism on Design for All People”, says Dr. Fondevila, Senior Lecturer at University (UPF, Blanquerna-URL, Escola Universitària Mediterrani of UdG, UOC, UAB, UB, EAE-UPC and UCJC) and director of CECABLE.

The Design for All People in the field of Journalism incorporates the idea of ​​adapting teaching and content in the University and after the academic phase to the professional field. In the middle of Broadband Society and in a dynamics of cloud journalism and constant need for content, the focus in Journalism studies is fundamental for a sensitized exercise of the profession, which translates to public opinion.

In the project, which also participates in the Royal Patronage on Disability, books were written for other areas of knowledge. In the case of Journalism, Dr. Fondevila led the project and coordinated representatives of the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, the Rey Juan Carlos University, the University of Santiago de Compostela and CEU San Pablo, among other universities. The presentation was organized by the Ministry of Health, Social Services and Equality of the Government of Spain, the Government of Aragon (Agency for Quality and Prospective University of Aragon), Crue Spanish Universities and Fundación Once.

The publication, along the wave of the successful project for the Vodafone Foundation on mobile telephony and seniors headed a few years ago by Dr. Fondevila, also includes analysis on the Design for All People in Digital Journalism, in line with the Research Group on Digital Journalism and Marketing and Broadband and the Research Group on Innovative Monetization Systems of Digital Journalism, Marketing and Tourism (SIMPED), CECABLE, the Escola Universitària Mediterrani of the University of Girona (UdG), the Observatory of the Scientific Communication of Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Blanquerna-Universitat Ramon Llull and Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), of which Dr. Joan Francesc Fondevila Gascón is the principal investigator.