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 $695.00
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 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Enrollment Closed
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Monday 7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Marc Malkin
376193
Fee:
$695.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 25 students. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 14, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve materials.
Schedule
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Date
Time
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Lecture
Mon Sep 28, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Oct 5, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Oct 12, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Oct 19, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Oct 26, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Nov 2, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Nov 9, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Nov 16, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Nov 23, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

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