Social Media and Mobile Storytelling
|Lecture hours per week||4 (14w)|
|Lab hours per week|
Building on the basic reporting skills learned in news reporting, students will explore in greater depth how to effectively use their mobile phones in the field to report, edit and share content. Working with professionals, they will test the most popular and emerging apps, storytelling tools and social platforms available for journalists to connect with audiences in new and innovative ways. Attention will be paid to developing a list of best practices to guide further exploration in this evolving field.