This course will introduce students to best practices in video and audio in news reporting. It will build on text-based courses to emphasize skills needed in radio, television and online journalism. These include conversational scriptwriting, writing for sound and pictures, interviewing and on-air performance. Students will research, pitch and produce basic radio and television news stories, in teams and on their own.

Prerequisite: JOUR 2001.06 or JOUR 2000.03 or permission of the Instructor.