Journalists are no longer just writers. Working across digital media, journalists are now digital photographers, videographers, bloggers, and social media community managers. This course is a great introduction to video journalism and the new and exciting ways of innovative reporting. In this hands-on pre-college workshop you’ll acquire technical proficiency in taking photos and capturing and editing audio and video all while using smartphones and accessible technology.
Develop a foundation in the basics of producing and editing digital video, audio, and photos for use on online news sites, blogs, and social media platforms. Learn the fundamentals of researching, writing, and producing multimedia journalistic work, including news stories and human interest profiles, and using social media to build an audience. Explore a future major or potential career path within this industry as you work on producing a three- to five-minute video story with accompanying photographs and a social media distribution plan.
- High school students who have completed grades 9, 10, or 11
- High school students interested in a career in digital journalism
You'll Walk Away With
- The skills to use digital tools to research, write, and produce digital videos
- The fundamentals of researching, writing, and producing journalistic work
Fees for Summer 2023
Application Fee: $25 (non-refundable)
Tuition & Program Fees: $2,495 per course
Housing & Dining Fees: $607 per week
Please visit our website for more information on costs and sessions!