Online Journalism

Schedule of Offering: 1st TRIMESTER AY 2020-2021
Professor: Prof. Rowena C. Paraan
Schedule of Classes: Wednesday 1PM – 4PM

Describes online resources for the journalist.  Includes cyber features that can facilitate the different journalistic tasks, from delineating and researching a topic to writing up, interactive editing, story submission, publishing, and gathering reader feedback.  The course provides basic know-how in online research, utilizing search engines, accessing portals and websites, accessing databases.  This also discusses law and ethics in online journalism, and reviews issues such as intellectual property rights (IPR), copyright, and the fair-use clause as they apply to electronic materials. Provides an overview of web publishing, including design that allows different types of interactivity.