Week 1 – Monday, September 14

INTRODUCTION Welcome to Introduction to Print Journalism Week 1 Agenda Introductions Review Course Outline What is Journalism? What is news? What are news values? How do you find news? Inverted pyramid Leads Quotations   1. Introductions: Students to pair up and interview their partners to get the following information: Name, home town, background (education, hobbies), why¬†journalism? Also, if you were going to write a profile of this person, what aspect of their life would you focus on? Include one quotation from your partner…   2. Review Course Outline   BREAK (10 minutes)   3. Discussion: What is Journalism? In-class exercise: … Continue reading Week 1 – Monday, September 14