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About the Course

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....

Top reviews

AG
Apr 26, 2020

Very good because it is taught about all the basics of journalists. Various case studies also train me to be able to think more with the mindset of a journalist. I highly recommend this class.

DS
Jun 7, 2020

I really enjoyed learning all of the different parts dealing with Journalism. I thought that the videos and the light reading made for a great learning experience. Thanks, Denise Shannon.

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By Katharina M

Jan 17, 2020

Eine sehr gute Einführung in die Welt der Nachrichten. Ich habe sehr viel Spaß beim Lernen gehabt und finde, dass der Aufbau dieses Kurses sehr gelungen ist.

By Melik E

May 1, 2020

It was a pleasure that taking course like this from Michigan State University. And thanks to Coursera to provide this chance to people all around the world.

By Evan B M

Sep 1, 2021

Excellent!!! The whole way through!!! What a great way to start using Coursera... a true pleasure ...and great interaction with other students!!! - Evan

By SAMUEL K

Jun 23, 2020

A great course to assist in the building of a career in Professional Communications. Kudos to the wonderful instructors who gave so much to the learners.

By Yasotha R

Apr 29, 2021

I had a great experience in this course. The instructors are wonderful and their explanations are very simple and easy to grasp and well as interesting!

By PJ G

Dec 10, 2020

I learned a lot on this course, especially on the foundations of journalism (ethics, values) and how to be ready for new-generation online journalism.

By Deleted A

Aug 6, 2019

I really enjoyed the entire course. I would love to see a proper specialisation on investigative journalism by this college. Thanks very much for it

By Víctor M M

Feb 26, 2017

Very pleased with the whole course. Teachers' delivery is easy to understand for the non-English speaking people like me. Happy and pleased.

By SAHITI K

May 21, 2020

This is an great platform to gain knowledge through their teachings and then quizzes , articles helped a lot to get better by every week.

By 何饰瑄

Sep 14, 2021

This course is very informational and is suitable for people who want to kick off their journey in Journalism. I strongly recommend it.

By Xiao Z

May 12, 2021

The course really helps and friendly for amatures! Teachers from MSU were devoted to this course a lot I can feel their passion in it.

By Jair R

Apr 4, 2016

the course is great, does not request for previous knowledge, and at the end gives you a whole introduction of what mean journalism.

By Bruna C

Aug 12, 2020

A wonderful course that really shows how a journalist should behave, impose himself and report the news with truth, congratulations

By Alexandre P d P B

Dec 23, 2019

Excellent professionals, understandable lectures, time fitting lessons. A course that will have you learn the basics of journalism.

By Jayesh M

Jul 14, 2020

This course is highly informative and it's perfect for a beginner who's about to pursue their dreams of ifbecoming a journalist.

By Olshanetska O

May 13, 2020

Really good, interesting and not difficult course. Only the most important information and lecturers are very good, thank you.

By carmen m

Sep 23, 2021

Me encuentro contenta y agradecida por todo lo aprendido, los consejos, charlas y temas han sido de gran aprendizaje para mi.

By Ali R

Jan 25, 2021

Special thanks to the University of Michigan officials and the Corsera.org for providing us with this great training course.

By Sokchan E

Sep 2, 2020

This course is exceptionally good. I better understand more about journalism, especially the ethics and types of journalism.

By Gian F M

Apr 3, 2016

Great course! Some assingments are too easy, though. We might learn more of the material if they get a bit more challenging.

By Shirley H

Oct 8, 2016

It is practical and inspiraing. The exercises are easy to highly relevant to the course and also helpful for my job.

By Демаш О О

Sep 23, 2020

It is good course to understand what journalism is and decide: do you want and need to be in this profession or not?

By Sheila T

Mar 5, 2016

This is a well designed course that's easy to follow and understand. It's informative and is just as it's described.

By Evelyn M

Nov 22, 2018

It is a really well organised course with many opportunities to test your knowledge, which makes it very engaging

By Shellon S

Oct 6, 2020

Journalism is presented in precise manageable sizes with interactive lessons. Very engaging videos and readings.