Monthly Archives: August 2018

Week 1 – Tues., Sept. 4 and Thurs., Sept. 6

In Class: -Introductions –Course overview and syllabus review –Lecture: What is Data Journalism? -For Thur., Sept. 6 explore and bring an example of data journalism to discuss. Follow these instructions. -Discussion: Your data journalism examples Assignments: -Make sure you are clear … Continue reading

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Welcome to Data Journalism – Fall 2018

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course is an introduction to data collection, analysis and presentation for the news and for the purpose of engaging and informing the public. COURSE OBJECTIVES: In this course, students will: Explore key data journalism concepts and skills. … Continue reading

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Your Data Journalism Examples – For Discussion on Sept. 6

For Thursday’s class (Sept. 6), I’m asking everyone to explore three news sites: FiveThirtyEight The UpShot Vox Come prepared to discuss the following: 1.) Describe each site and what makes it unique? Who publishes it? What is its focus and … Continue reading

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