COMM 439 - Seminar in Journalistic Performance
Section: 007 The Blogosphere: The Future of Journalism?
Term: FA 2009
Subject: Communication Studies (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication Studies
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

This course is designed to explore both the theory and practice of internet journalism. Students will learn about the history of internet journalism, its effect on traditional media and the social, ethical, and economic implications that this new media and its tools are having on mass communication.

COMM 439 - Seminar in Journalistic Performance
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
13123
Open
5
8Comm St Major
2
TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: Section reserved for Communication Studies concentrators, meets with Comm 439.002
002 (SEM)
P
27719
Closed
0
 
2
TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: Meets with Comm 439.001
003 (SEM)
P
31361
Open
9
6Comm St Major
-
TuTh 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: Section reserved for Communication Studies concentrators, meets with Comm 439.004
004 (SEM)
P
31363
Open
9
 
-
TuTh 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: Meets with Comm 439.003
005 (SEM)
P
48590
Open
11
 
-
TuTh 8:30AM - 10:00AM
Note: Section reserved for Communication Studies concentrators, meets with Comm 439.006.
006 (SEM)
P
48591
Open
11
 
-
TuTh 8:30AM - 10:00AM
Note: Meets with Comm 439.005.
007 (SEM)
P
48592
Open
0
4Comm St Major
-
MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Section reserved for Communication Studies concentrators, meets with Comm 439.008.
008 (SEM)
P
48593
Closed
0
 
-
MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Meets with Comm 439.007.
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ISBN: 0307278069
Ultimate blogs : masterworks from the wild Web, Author: edited by Sarah Boxer., Publisher: Vintage Books 2008
Required
ISBN: 1401322905
Free : the future of a radical price, Author: Chris Anderson., Publisher: Hyperion 2009
Required
ISBN: 9780307346704
The elements of journalism : what newspeople should know and the public should expect, Author: Bill Kovach and Tom Rosenstiel., Publisher: Three Rivers Press 1st rev. e 2007
Required
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