You’ve just agreed to teach a semester-long course
at a University—something you’ve never done before—and the Dean
expects to see your syllabus next week.
Syllabus? Here are
some online resources to help you develop your own course outline
without reinventing the wheel.
BEA Syllabus Project
Collected by the Broadcast Education Association, syllabi on
broadcast newswriting, ethics, media and gender, multimedia and
Computer Assisted Journalism
Extensive collection of syllabi on computer-assisted and database
journalism, and news research.
Collected by the Newswatch project at San Francisco State University.
Multiple versions of journalism course outlines.
Computer assisted, online research, and investigative reporting
Northwestern U. syllabi, including one on magazine editing in
an international context.
Wide-ranging list of links to journalism and mass communication
Syllabi on photojournalism and Web design.