JOU 4700 is a required course in journalism ethics. It is open to other students with permission of the instructor.
This course equips you to resolve dilemmas that journalists face today by using a three-step ethical reasoning process. The syllabus is below, as is the Decision Memo Guide and the case studies we will use in the class.
I photographed this moral leader in Venice during our 2011 trip.
JOU 4930 Video Storytelling
JOU 4930 is an elective open to any students. It enables you to record and edit a two-minute video story built around an interview and told in online journalism style (or what television calls a “nat sound package”).
You and a partner with work together to create the video while we're in Italy. All the equipment you will need is in the syllabus below (final as of April 7):