Journalism and Mass Communication

Course Number

JOU 4001

Course Date

Fall 2014

Document Type



Visual Storytelling Production is designed to enhance the skills that students learned in Multimedia Production 1. By the end of the semester, students will:

  • Understand some of the legal and ethical issues facing journalists and other communication professionals who work with digital tools on the Internet.
  • Learn how to give and receive constructive criticism.
  • Further their understanding of audio-visual production techniques.
  • Improve their abilities to research multi-media news stories
  • Produce an extended infographic on the class theme.
  • Produce an audio slideshow on the class theme.
  • Produce multi-source video with B-Roll on the class theme.
  • Participate in a crowdsourced reporting project on King Tide Day.
  • Produce a multimedia package on the class theme.
  • Participate in a mobile reporting project on Election Day.
  • Further their skills with PhotoShop, Audacity and Final Cut Express.
  • Learn the basics of HTML5/CSS3.



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