JL1581 - Online 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. The Canadian Association of Journalists guidelines for social media activity will be applied and, as well, students will be able to create a web page using basic HTML

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