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.
This course is part of the Become a Journalist: Report the News! Specialization
About this Course
Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
Welcome to the Michigan State School of Journalism!
Earning and keeping trust
Connecting with audiences and communities
Forms of journalism and their purposes
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