Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: ENG                                     Course Number: 336                                    
Course Title: Digital Journalism
Subject: English
Minimum Credits: 4.0                                     Maximum Credits: 4.0                                     Hours per week: 4.0


Having studied fundamental journalistic principles and skills in previous journalism classes, students will learn how to apply them in this fast-changing communications era. In this class students will examine the latest technologies in multimedia storytelling and then put them to use in their own work during a designated lab hour. At the same time, they will conduct critical analysis of the cultural, social, ethical and economic impact of the Internet as a journalistic medium and the enduring importance of media literacy.

Prerequisite: ENG 102or 201, ENG 334 Intermediate News Reporting and Writing
Start Date:    11/30/2011                         End Date: