201-1fall11syllabus - The inner fire is the most important...

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“The inner fire is the most important thing mankind possesses.” --Edith Sodergran Medill School / Northwestern University Lead Instructor: Michele Weldon Weldon Office Hours: Tuesdays, 1-3 p.m. other hours by appointment. Instructor is available for any questions by phone, e-mail or in-person. MTC 2-119, 491-2064; m-weldon@northwestern.edu ; micheleweldon@msn.com 201-1 Lecture : Tuesday 9-9:50 a.m. MTC FORUM / Weldon; Tuesday 7-7:50 p.m., Fisk 311/ Esther Kang, estheryjkang@u.northwestern.edu All students required to attend assigned lecture and section; no switching Sec.20A Pamela Cytrynbaum, T, 10-11:50 a.m., Th. 9-11:50 a.m., MTC 2-107 p-cytrynbaum@northwestern.edu Sec. 20B Sonja Nordahl, 10-11:50 a.m., Th. 9- 11:50 a.m. MTC 2-111 sonjanordahl@yahoo.com Sec. 20C Caryn Brooks, T 10-11:50 a.m.,Th. 9-11:50 a.m. MTC 2-131 caryn.brooks@yahoo.com Sec. 20D T 10-11:50 a.m.; Cassandra West Th. 9-1150 Fisk B11 westcl@comcast.net Sec. 21A Pam Cytrynbaum T, 8-9:50 p.m., Th 7-9:50 p.m., Fisk 306 p-cytrynbaum@northwestern.edu Se c.21B Carrie Porter T 8-9:50 p.m., Th 7-9:50 pm., Fisk 307 CarolinePorter@northwestern.edu . Sec. 21C David Weissman, T 8-9:50 p.m, Th. 7-10 p.m. Fisk 308 fireman99@ameritech.net Required Texts and Tools : (All available at Norris Center Bookstore, amazon, etc.) Inside Reporting, Second Edition by Tim Harrower ISBN-13:  978-0-07-337-891-6   The Associated Press Stylebook 2010* ISBN- 10 978-0-917360-53-4 Media Writer’s Handbook by George Arnold, 5 th edition,* ISBN-13: 978-0-07- 337885-5 TWITTER: Create and maintain a Twitter account using a professional user name such as your own name or another professional identifier if your own name is taken. (For instance: jstudentweldon or Medillstudentweldon). No nicknames or unprofessional monikers. You are to use this account as part of your brand, so tweet only content that you would like your professors and employers to see. How to sign up: http://support.twitter.com/groups/31-twitter-basics/topics/104- welcome-to-twitter-support/articles/100990-how-to-sign-up-on-twitter Daily newspapers in print or online versions such as Chicago Tribune, New York Times, weekly news magazines such as Time , online news sites such as BBC.com, CNN.com 1
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Weekly handouts on Blackboard in Course Documents, Blackboard access to 201-1 You will need both AP Stylebook and Media Writer’s for 201-2, so keep both these books for winter quarter and beyond. Important: MEDILL TECH HELP: 7-7900 If you need to, please register with Office of Services for Students with Disabilities and inform you instructor of necessary accommodations: http://www.northwestern.edu/disability/ Course Description : This course builds a strong foundation for all Medill classes to follow by i ntroducing students to the essentials of ethical deadline journalism necessary for any format. This includes news and information gathering (sourcing, discovering and covering different
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