Course Details

News Laboratory 1

Course Code JO-210
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week 8
Course Availability: Open
Description: This course on producing effective newspapers (in newsprint and on the Internet) is intended to assist new journalists in gathering, writing and presenting stories and photographs that clearly and stylishly communicate important and/or interesting information to readers. Emphasis is placed on reporting, photography, writing, page design (for both Web and newsprint pages) — and management of those functions. Through individual endeavour and teamwork, participants are responsible for presenting newspapers on line (the East Toronto Observer) and in newsprint (the East York Observer) that are fit for public consumption. *Minimum C grade required