Journalism for the 21st Century

This course will introduce students to the practice of journalism in the digital age. Students will learn how to write news and feature stories and develop multimedia content for publication on HHS Press, our online newspaper. The class will include online and face-to-face discussions regarding not only the modern practice of journalism, but also the changing role of the journalist in the digital era and fundamental issues of media ethics. Students will leave the class with a portfolio of published

work and the tools needed to be a more informed consumer of media.