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Being a successful journalist is more than hunting down information. How journalists process the information, then put it together, are key steps for news reports. You will learn the process, planning, requirements of how journalists develop their news reports. There are many ways to report news reports, and you will learn different forms of how to perform reporting and writing to serve different audiences. This course also explains the different formats within journalism, beyond the written word and how they are best utilized....
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Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week

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cursos 100% online

Comece imediatamente e aprenda em seu próprio cronograma.
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Intermediate Level

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Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week

Aprox. 8 horas restantes
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English

Legendas: English

Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

1

Seção
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26 minutos para concluir

Welcome to Course 3!

We are thrilled to have you as part of Course 3 in our Introduction to Journalism Specialization. We will be discussing how to "Effectively Delivering the News to Your Audience". 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 vídeos (Total de 16 min), 1 leitura
Video4 videos
Meet your School of Journalism faculty6min
The MSU School of Journalism4min
#SpartansWill1min
Reading1 leituras
Where to find us10min

2

Seção
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1 hora para concluir

Earning and keeping trust

You've developed your story concept. You've done your research, reporting and interviewing. Now you will learn how to take the next steps: sorting your information, and picking the right format for your news report. You will develop skills in dealing with statistics, numbers and how to figure out if you have enough information to compile an effective news report....
Reading
4 vídeos (Total de 24 min), 1 leitura, 3 testes
Video4 videos
Using numbers wisely in news reports11min
Newsgathering...what's accurate and what's not?6min
What happens if you don't know something?3min
Reading1 leituras
Things to help sort information10min
Quiz3 exercícios práticos
Sorting newsgathering4min
Understanding how to use numbers6min
Sifting, sorting and choosing information6min

3

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3 horas para concluir

Preparing your news report

Sometimes one of the biggest challenges in being a journalist is figuring out how to best handle quotes, format, and audience recognition. Knowing what you're reporting, and your audience, makes all the difference. You will learn how to best use and structure quotes in your news reports, choose the right format for reporting, and understand the needs of your audience....
Reading
3 vídeos (Total de 19 min), 1 leitura, 3 testes
Video3 videos
Choosing a news report format2min
Knowing your audience4min
Reading1 leituras
Some formats for news stories10min
Quiz2 exercícios práticos
Using quotes correctly6min
Audience, tone, leads, sources6min

4

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1 hora para concluir

More than words

Having an effective news report is often dictated by the many thoughtful choices made by editors and journalists. How things look, sound, feel and read impacts how the audiences choose to take in information - and if they want to interact with your media. What are the things you need to consider? You will learn how your news report can be strengthened through multimedia: audio, video, graphics, photos and maps. You will develop skills in shooting video and photos, as well as gathering audio....
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4 vídeos (Total de 26 min), 2 leituras, 4 testes
Video4 videos
Adding audio to your news report11min
Adding Videos to your News Report5min
Why should you use multimedia?4min
Reading2 leituras
Listen to this!10min
Make Your Video More Visually Interesting10min
Quiz4 exercícios práticos
Ways to think about multimedia4min
Audio best practices6min
Adding Video to Your News Report6min
Adding layers with multimedia6min
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por SRJun 30th 2018

Fantastic Class! I have a BA in Journalism and I felt the Coursera/MSU SoJ Classes were indeed tougher and give a much better example of 'real world' than you will find in most class rooms.

por MPJul 2nd 2016

Thank you for sharing the Course. I learn a lot and enjoy a lot too.

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

Sobre 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....

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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