Second-year curriculum

SEMESTER 1

JOPB1001 Media Performance

Students build on vocal performance techniques which include: projection, speed, articulation, expressiveness, inflection and pronunciation for radio and online presentation. The course teaches students to adapt their presentation skills to on-camera performances for television and video.

JOPB2005 Multimedia Storytelling

Students explore various media as exciting new methods of telling stories. Building on existing journalism and technical skills, students create single-medium and multimedia stories for a variety of audiences.

JOPB2006 Multiplatform Reporting

Students advance their newsgathering skills beyond single platforms, honing their reporting and writing techniques.

JOPB2002 The Newsroom 2

Students participate in the collection, reporting, production and presentation of news content in our integrated digital newsroom. Students work as full-time reporters, ENG shooters, producers and editors in the production of news and public affairs content (newscasts, text stories, video, interactives, photos, social media, etc.) for QNet News (qnetnews.ca) and for the College radio station 91X (CJLX-FM).

MEDI2000 The Working Journalist 3

Students deepen their understanding of, and their ability to analyze, prominent current events and issues; their relationship to media ethics; and the role of journalism and the media in society.

GNED General Education Elective

General Education Courses

 

SEMESTER 2

JOPB2008 Data Journalism

Numbers tell important stories. Using data in newsgathering and storytelling is a necessary skill as a journalist. This course helps students not only understand and interpret data, but present them in interesting and compelling ways.

JOPB2005 Multimedia Storytelling

Students explore various media as exciting new methods of telling stories. Building on existing journalism and technical skills, students create single-medium and multimedia stories for a variety of audiences.

JOPB2002 The Newsroom 2

Students participate in the collection, reporting, production and presentation of news content in our integrated digital newsroom. Students work as full-time reporters, ENG shooters, producers and editors in the production of news and public affairs content (newscasts, text stories, video, interactives, photos, social media, etc.) for QNet News (qnetnews.ca) and for the College radio station 91X (CJLX-FM).

GNED General Education Elective

General Education Courses

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