Entertainment Journalism

JOURN X 465.5

Learn to identify stories, target particular outlets, shape pitches and write stories designed for various media entities.

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Fall
Remote Instruction
Starting at $630.00
As few as 9 weeks
3.0

What you can learn.

  • Dabble in the history of celebrity journalism and examine the seminal moments that turned it from a specialized field into mainstream and popular culture
  • Explore all forms of media, including magazine, newspaper, television, and online journalism with a keen emphasis on writing and reporting
  • Examine the influence of social media on the way stories are covered in various media
  • Hear from guest lecturers who are well-known industry leaders from leading publications, entertainment television shows, and online outlets

About this course:

From ET to TMZ, from People to Perez Hilton, entertainment journalism has evolved into a vibrant form of journalism and an essential component of the movie and TV industry. This course explores the history of celebrity journalism and examines the seminal moments that turned it from a specialized field into mainstream and popular culture. Learn to identify stories, target particular outlets, shape pitches, and write stories designed for various media entities. Examine the influence of social media on the way stories are covered in various mediums. Guest lecturers are well-known industry leaders from leading publications, entertainment television shows, and online outlets. Instruction focuses on all forms of media, including magazine, newspaper, television, and online journalism with a keen emphasis on writing and reporting.

Fall 2021 Schedule

Date & Time
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Wednesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM PT
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Instructor: Marc Malkin
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Fee:
$630.00
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Location: Online
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Notes

Elective course in the Journalism Certificate.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment highly advised/recommended. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: September 22, 2021. 

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 06, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve materials.
Schedule
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Wed Sep 22, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Wed Sep 29, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Wed Oct 6, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
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Wed Oct 13, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
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Wed Oct 20, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
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Wed Oct 27, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
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Wed Nov 3, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
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Wed Nov 10, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
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Wed Nov 17, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online

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