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This course will guide you through the basic elements of professional journalism and the news values and ethics of covering real-world issues and events. The overview and examples of the types of news coverage helps introduce the different types of journalism, such as social media, multimedia, print, visual and broadcast, and how professional journalists effectively use each format....
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Week
1
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21 minutes pour terminer

Welcome to the Michigan State School of Journalism!

You will learn about the School of Journalism, our award-winning faculty and the world-class atmosphere of Michigan State University. We are a special place, where amazing things happen every day. ...
Reading
4 vidéos (Total 16 min)
Video4 vidéos
The Michigan State School of Journalism4 min
Meet your School of Journalism faculty6 min
This is Michigan State University1 min
Week
2
Clock
2 heures pour terminer

Earning and keeping trust

In every module of this course, we will go deeper into journalistic values and ethics. In many ways, these values are what distinguish journalism from the many other kinds of content. You will learn how to move beyond creating content to creating journalism through understanding and using these values....
Reading
7 vidéos (Total 28 min), 3 lectures, 7 quiz
Video7 vidéos
The importance of accuracy4 min
Finding balance in a world that tilts3 min
Transparency and dealing with mistakes6 min
Is seeing believing?5 min
Sensationalism in journalism2 min
What is propaganda?1 min
Reading3 lectures
Global journalistic ethics10 min
National Press Photographers Association guidelines10 min
Readings in plagiarism10 min
Quiz7 exercices pour s'entraîner
Credibility, fairness...and you10 min
Earning and keeping trust6 min
Is seeing believing?8 min
Reflection on sensationalism2 min
Is it propaganda or journalism when ...10 min
Is it plagiarism?14 min
Trust and credibility quiz2 min
Week
3
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1 heure pour terminer

Connecting with audiences and communities

You will learn how to reach your audience and community as a journalist, by exploring news reports, interest and importance, and values and ethics....
Reading
3 vidéos (Total 20 min), 1 lecture, 2 quiz
Video3 vidéos
First things first: your lead4 min
Point-of-view journalism6 min
Reading1 lecture
Frameworks for POV journalism10 min
Quiz2 exercices pour s'entraîner
Elements of a good lead6 min
Connecting community and content6 min
Week
4
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7 heures pour terminer

Forms of journalism and their purposes

Understanding the ways journalism happens is just as important as knowing how to do it. There are many different types of journalism, as our world is filled with so many things to communicate about: sports, cars, celebrities, movies, war, business, real estate, pets, art...if you can name it, you can do journalism about it....
Reading
6 vidéos (Total 38 min), 1 lecture, 8 quiz
Video6 vidéos
Features6 min
Sports6 min
National and international news9 min
Science and environmental news1 min
Opinion writing9 min
Reading1 lecture
Advice from a journalism recruiter10 min
Quiz5 exercices pour s'entraîner
What is Sports Journalism?4 min
Pre-lecture question: Can opinions be news?2 min
opinion writing6 min
Reflection on your path in journalism2 min
News report ideas and development4 min
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Meilleurs avis

par DZJan 3rd 2017

Great course! I will most likely continue to take this series of courses! The professors/teachers are great, and can help when needed. The courses are simple and easy to use. Overall, great course!

par CAFeb 28th 2016

Excellent course material and good learner participation. I think a stronger instructor presence will round it off nicely (even if only in the forums). Great presentation Mr Grimm!

Enseignants

Joanne Gerstner

Sports Journalist in Residence
Michigan State University School of Journalism

Eric Freedman

Instructor
School of Journalism

Joe Grimm

Instructor
School of Journalism

David Poulson

Instructor
School of Journalism

Jeremy Steele

Specialist
Michigan State University School of Journalism

Lucinda D. Davenport

Director & Professor
School of Journalism

À propos de Michigan State University

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 150 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges....

À propos de la Spécialisation Become a Journalist: Report the News!

This Specialization will develop and enhance your understanding of the global field of journalism. You'll learn best practices and ethical standards for newsgathering processes and compiling a news report through hands-on projects, peer-to-peer feedback, and issue exploration. You will also study journalism's impact on societal issues and trends, plus explore career opportunities in newspapers, magazine, social media, Internet multimedia, television, radio, corporate and community journalism. The final Capstone project will guide you through the journalistic portfolio process, where you will conceptualize, report and complete a professional-quality news report....
Become a Journalist: Report the News!

Foire Aux Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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