Monthly Archives: August 2015

Week 1

In Class: -Introductions –Course overview –Grading –Assignments –Equipment -What are we talking about when we talk about journalism? What makes online journalism unique? -Thinking about your beat for the semester. Assignments: -Browse this list of previous student blogs from Online Journalism 1 and come … Continue reading

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Picking a Beat for the Semester

For this class, I am asking you to take a journalistic approach to blogging which has been called “beat blogging.” Beatblogging.org defines the term as “any blog that sticks to a well-defined beat or coverage area, whether it is the work … Continue reading

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Welcome to Online Journalism 1 – Fall 2015

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course examines the online news landscape. Students learn which principles of traditional journalism can and should be applied to the web, and what makes online journalism unique. Students gain this knowledge through reading assignments, class discussion and … Continue reading

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