MSJ 316

Course Code: MSJ 316
Course Name:
Cyber Journalism
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Detailed Syllabus:

The course provides students with an introduction to Internet technology and its applications to journalism. The course places an emphasis on the practical aspects of Internet news gathering, editing processes for downloaded material, electronic sub-editing and editing, an introduction to web development, techniques of publishing on-line editions of newspapers and other publications. In order to conduct the practical aspects of the course, students will have access to the media and computer labs. The state of on-line journalism in Bangladesh and the Internet as an alternative medium will be discussed in detail in this course.