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This is it! It is time for YOU to be the journalist, and practice and display the skills you have learned through this Specialization journey. You will create your own professional journalistic portfolio, culminating in the creation of your own news report from start to finish. You will go through all the steps and skills used by professional journalists: conceptualizing a news report idea, reporting, interviewing, researching, and then compiling the information for an audience. Your learner community, along with the Michigan State Journalism team, will be with you every step of the way. Having a professional portfolio will help you market yourself as a journalist, showing off your work product, as well as practice and hone your journalistic skill set. You will receive an exclusive premium "Journalism" badge for social media, to display your Capstone completion....
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cursos 100% online

Comece imediatamente e aprenda em seu próprio cronograma.
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Prazos flexíveis

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Approx. 11 hours to complete

Sugerido: 5 weeks of study, 3-4 hours/week...
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English

Legendas: English...

Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

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Capstone news report portfolio: the start!

You are now embarking on the important steps to create your own journalistic news report portfolio, which is be your Capstone final assignment. This journey will take you through the process journalists use to deliver the news to their audiences, providing a strong opportunity to display your skills honed during the Specialization Courses. You will start your portfolio here, through making your first choices: determining the topic and style for your news report. ...
Reading
2 vídeos (Total de 5 min), 3 leituras, 1 teste
Video2 videos
Formats for news reports2min
Reading3 leituras
Setting up your Capstone portfolio10min
The Capstone news report structure10min
News report refresher and concepts10min
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2
Clock
2 horas para concluir

Capstone news report portfolio: News gathering

Gathering of information for your Capstone news report is a critical step, as strong development and work at this stage will help produce a professional quality final product. You will gain experience and practice using news sources such as government documents, statistics, planning for interviews with people. You will plan your sources for your news report, and further your understanding of the newsgathering process....
Reading
3 vídeos (Total de 17 min), 1 teste
Video3 videos
What are sources?5min
Rules for dealing with sources8min
Week
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2 horas para concluir

Capstone news report portfolio: Interviewing sources

This may be the most challenging step of the process for some Learners! But we know you can do it. Journalists need to be strong interviewers - and listeners - in order to get the information, quotes and understanding needed to compile professional news reports. You will master the interviewing process, by developing your questions, ethically and effectively conducting the interviews, and then reviewing your content for your news report development....
Reading
3 vídeos (Total de 15 min), 1 teste
Video3 videos
Interview preparation6min
Executing interviews6min
Week
4
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5 horas para concluir

Capstone news report portfolio: Assembling your news

This is the stage where you take all the research, interviews and facts and transform it into a news report for a public audience. You will execute, based on your own journalistic process, developing critical thinking skills, news judgment and the art of delivering ethical and effective news reports for your audience. It's sometimes easy, sometimes very challenging. Each news report is unique. Follow where your facts, news gathering and interviews take you....
Reading
4 vídeos (Total de 23 min), 2 leituras, 2 testes
Video4 videos
Using quotes effectively11min
Multimedia and you4min
Developing leads4min
Reading2 leituras
Tips for sorting newsgathering10min
News report structure checklist10min
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por DZNov 16th 2017

Great course! Not too hard, not too easy. The guided writing of a news report is very well done, and provides good support.

Instrutores

Joanne Gerstner

Sports Journalist in Residence
Michigan State University School of Journalism

Jeremy Steele

Specialist
Michigan State University School of Journalism

David Poulson

Instructor
School of Journalism

Eric Freedman

Instructor
School of Journalism

Joe Grimm

Instructor
School of Journalism

Lucinda D. Davenport

Director & Professor
School of Journalism

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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....

Sobre o Programa de cursos integrados 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!

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  • 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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