JL1581 - Digital Journalism

Students learn how to use the tools and techniques required in a “digital first” news environment. Once they have successfully completed this course, they will know how to use social and mobile media to gather news, tell stories, develop sources and converse with an audience. They will create multimedia projects such as audio slideshows and interactive graphics using user-friendly software and apps. Students will also shoot and edit video using mobile media, stream audio and video and employ a variety of mobile apps as journalistic tools. They will apply Canadian Association of Journalists guidelines for social media activity.

This course is offered in the following programs:
Journalism (Post Diploma)