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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....

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Apr 27, 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.


Jun 08, 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 James W

Oct 10, 2018

An interesting and thorough introduction to modern journalism.

By mahima s

May 22, 2020

its very informative and learnt quite a bit about journalism

By Dornise L

Aug 29, 2019

I was able to apply every thing I have learned immediately .

By mohith j

Jun 09, 2020

the explanation of every point satisfies for every beginner


Feb 22, 2017

I enjoyed the course. Looking forward to the next 4 modules

By Jinsong O

Apr 10, 2016

Through this course I could understand basics of journal

By MD. R H

Jul 13, 2020

Really it was a very amazing course. Thank you Coursera

By Rohit k s

Apr 23, 2020

This is a wonderful course and gives a lot of knowledge

By Onur Y

Jun 16, 2020

It was a great experience for me. Thank you very much.

By Junaid H

Apr 05, 2020

I am successfully working in my field of certificate.

By Shubham C

Jul 07, 2020

This is one of the best course that i have ever got'

By Aaron M

Jun 05, 2017

Thank you to Michigan State for providing this class

By Abdi H A F

Jul 27, 2020

It was a wonderful experience learning this course.

By M . A M K

Apr 21, 2020

this course taught me everything I had never known

By Shravan K

May 22, 2020

It's was very awesome learning I have experienced

By Luciano M

Nov 25, 2019

Very good as it was prpared by expert leaders ;-)

By Khushi G

Jul 18, 2020

Thanks for this course. It enhanced my knowledge

By Pranjal N

May 27, 2020

Very Interactive and thorough in explaining news


Dec 20, 2019

this is a good platform to study poor students.

By Akinwande H B

Apr 28, 2016

I found much enthusiasm in this course really!


Jun 28, 2020

Easy to understand, very interesting to learn


Jun 24, 2020

I enjoyed every lecture. Thank you so much!

By Molly J d S

Jul 11, 2019

great lecturers. I learned a lot from them.

By Kwadjo A

Mar 04, 2019

very good and interesting course. I love it

By Cecilie L

Oct 06, 2018

I really like how simple they made learning