Journalism (Print and Web Media)

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Description

Explore the world of print and web journalism by taking on some of the duties related to the positions of researcher, news brief writer, news reporter, entertainment critic, editorial writer, feature writer, news editor, tweeter, blogger and photo editor.
Introduction
To begin your exploration of this field, consult the following:

- Ethics Guidelines (The Canadian Association of Journalists)
- Media Ethics (Purdue Online Writing Lab)
- School Newspaper Rules of Responsible Journalism (MakeMyNewspaper)
Activity 1
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Activity 2
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- Briefs (Santa Barbara City College Journalism)
- How to Write a News Brief (Classroom)
Activity 3
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Exercise 3.1

- Huw Edwards Video: Finding News (BBC News School Report)
- Teacher Resources: Interviewing Masterclass (BBC News School Report)

Exercise 3.2

Examples of news stories

- The Chronicle – News
- The Globe and Mail
- The Links – News
- The McGill Daily – News
- Montreal Gazette – News
- Toronto Star – News
- The Tyee – News
- Vancouver Sun – Latest Breaking News

Tips on how to write news stories

- How to Write a Lead (Purdue Online Writing Lab)
- How to Write a School News Article (MakeMyNewspaper)
- The Inverted Pyramid Structure (Purdue Online Writing Lab)
Activity 4
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Activity 5
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Activity 6
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Activity 7
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Examples of press releases

- CBC Media Centre – Press Releases
- Cision
- Government of Canada – News (filter by “news releases”)
- Ville de Montréal – News Releases

Information about newspaper editors

- Qualities to Look for in a Newspaper Editor (Chron)
- What Is the Role of News Editor of a Newspaper? (Preserve Articles)
Activity 8
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Activity 9
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Activity 10
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