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21 minutos para completar

Welcome to the Michigan State School of Journalism!

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.

4 videos (Total 16 minutos)
4 videos
The Michigan State School of Journalism4m
Meet your School of Journalism faculty6m
This is Michigan State University1m
2 horas para completar

Earning and keeping trust

In every module of this course, we will go deeper into journalistic values and ethics. In many ways, these values are what distinguish journalism from the many other kinds of content. You will learn how to move beyond creating content to creating journalism through understanding and using these values.

7 videos (Total 28 minutos), 3 readings, 7 quizzes
7 videos
The importance of accuracy4m
Finding balance in a world that tilts3m
Transparency and dealing with mistakes6m
Is seeing believing?5m
Sensationalism in journalism2m
What is propaganda?1m
3 lecturas
Global journalistic ethics10m
National Press Photographers Association guidelines10m
Readings in plagiarism10m
7 ejercicios de práctica
Credibility, fairness...and you10m
Earning and keeping trust6m
Is seeing believing?8m
Reflection on sensationalism2m
Is it propaganda or journalism when ...10m
Is it plagiarism?14m
Trust and credibility quiz2m
1 hora para completar

Connecting with audiences and communities

You will learn how to reach your audience and community as a journalist, by exploring news reports, interest and importance, and values and ethics.

3 videos (Total 20 minutos), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
3 videos
First things first: your lead4m
Point-of-view journalism6m
1 lectura
Frameworks for POV journalism10m
2 ejercicios de práctica
Elements of a good lead6m
Connecting community and content6m
7 horas para completar

Forms of journalism and their purposes

Understanding the ways journalism happens is just as important as knowing how to do it. There are many different types of journalism, as our world is filled with so many things to communicate about: sports, cars, celebrities, movies, war, business, real estate, pets, art...if you can name it, you can do journalism about it.

6 videos (Total 38 minutos), 1 reading, 8 quizzes
6 videos
National and international news9m
Science and environmental news1m
Opinion writing9m
1 lectura
Advice from a journalism recruiter10m
5 ejercicios de práctica
What is Sports Journalism?4m
Pre-lecture question: Can opinions be news?2m
opinion writing6m
Reflection on your path in journalism2m
News report ideas and development4m
3 horas para completar

Journalism happens in interesting ways

Journalists are working in new and exciting places such as social media. Technology has allowed the profession and journalists to do their jobs in innovative ways. You will learn about how technology impacts journalism, and best practices for blogs, Twitter, Instagram, Periscope, WeChat, Facebook and other realities of engaging in social media.

5 videos (Total 31 minutos), 1 reading, 4 quizzes
5 videos
Engaging online audiences3m
Crowdsourcing in journalism9m
Social Media Tools for Journalists10m
Doing social media journalism5m
1 lectura
How social media makes issues go viral10m
3 ejercicios de práctica
Why we should engage our audience?2m
How to use engagement strategies4m
Crowdsourcing your content10m
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por DZJan 3rd 2017

Great course! I will most likely continue to take this series of courses! The professors/teachers are great, and can help when needed. The courses are simple and easy to use. Overall, great course!

por CAFeb 28th 2016

Excellent course material and good learner participation. I think a stronger instructor presence will round it off nicely (even if only in the forums). Great presentation Mr Grimm!



Joanne Gerstner

Sports Journalist in Residence
Michigan State University School of Journalism

Eric Freedman

School of Journalism

Joe Grimm

School of Journalism

David Poulson

School of Journalism

Jeremy Steele

Michigan State University School of Journalism

Lucinda D. Davenport

Director & Professor
School of Journalism

Acerca de Universidad Estatal de Míchigan

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....

Acerca del programa especializado 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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