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Unformatted text preview: For each story from the newscast, you will have a 1-2 sentence description of the story and a 1-2 sentence statement of which news criteria you believe explain the selection and placement of this story. Please also list whether stories were labeled with a graphic or logo that says LIVE , EXCLUSIVE or BREAKING NEWS . At the top of your assignment you should list the channel you watched and the date and time of the newscast. This assignment should be typed onto the worksheet. You made use additional paper if needed. You do not need to submit a digital version. You will be graded on clearness of argument, appropriate application of criteria, thoroughness, and presentation. Newsworthiness criteria: 1. Relevance 2. Conflict/controversy/disaster 3. Human Interest/drama 4. Unusualness 5. Impact 6. Proximity 7. Prominence/importance 8. Timeliness This is a 50-point assignment....
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course JOURNAL 1111 taught by Professor Miller during the Spring '08 term at Temple.
- Spring '08