New Media Journalism
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Division: The New School for Public Engagement
School: MFA Creative Writing Program
Department: Writing Program
Course Number: NWRW 3615
Course Format: Seminar
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
- Creative Writing
- Social Media
No longer limited to once-a-day deadlines and publications, journalists are now required to know how to deliver accurate news reports using a variety of media formats. Students learn to use Facebook, Twitter, and other social media to crowd source ideas, connect with interview subjects, and break stories in real time. Emphasis is on writing well-crafted stories. Projects include live reporting an event on Twitter, creating and analyzing videos, and packaging news reports.
Course Open to: Degree Students