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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 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 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 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.

By Jahanzaib A

Aug 14, 2017

All Teachers teavh excepytionally well... this was my first experience of online course and it was wonderfull.

By KANISHKAR R

Dec 1, 2020

I learning so things about journalism and improve my writing skills in the course.so it was helpfull for me.

By Sarah E

Mar 28, 2016

Easy to follow and really good advice, which automatically reminds one why one wants to become a Journalist.

By GORISI G R

Jul 10, 2020

Very useful course for new journalists to know about journalism ethics , social media uses and many more

By S. M

Aug 16, 2016

Very interesting and clear in the explanation. Engaging and effective. I'm waiting for the next step.

By Ghina M

May 3, 2020

An amazing course i really had fun learning more about journalism ..Thank you university of Michigan

By Sarah D

Mar 12, 2020

So accessible and informative. A good taste of Journalism so you can see if you want to continue.

By Beena s G

Jun 7, 2020

I have learnt many things from this course . It is an effective way to learn about journalism .

By Marie V

Jun 11, 2016

This was a great opening course. It had a lot of details on how to be a responsible reporter.

By Ia O X

Dec 8, 2017

This class is helpful and give a lot of ideas about Journalism. I really enjoy this class.

By Mohamed S E

Dec 9, 2016

I am really excited through taking such as a wonderful about my passion called Journalism

By Xiangyi L

Mar 11, 2020

very well designed and detailed knowledge, too sad I didn't finish other courses later