Description: Introduction to video journalism, including critical examination of various styles of video journalism from news websites to local TV news to national/international television news programs and other nontraditional video journalism platforms. This course also introduces students to using DSLRs for shooting video stories, using audio equipment to record interviews and natural sound, professional lighting techniques, finding good video journalism stories, interviewing for video journalism stories, writing video journalism stories, video journalism laws and ethics, and related content. Letter grade only.
Sections offered: Fall 2020 Spring 2021
Prerequisite: JLS 131