J283 Video Reporting and Storytelling

J283 serves as Advanced Video Reporting and Storytelling across platforms. Students gain proficiency in reporting, writing, producing and digital shooting and editing. It is a production laboratory course where students report and produce breaking news and news feature stories. In the second half of the semester, students produce longer form video stories, several of which have appeared on major television programs or video websites. Original content and storytelling approaches are encouraged throughout.



Time:  M 1:00-4:00, TH 1:00 - 3:00

Location:  101 North Gate (Production Lab)

Class Number:  38086; fieldwork section 38140

Section:  1

Units:  5

Length:  15 weeks

Course Material Fee:  None

Enroll Limit:  18

Restrictions & Prerequisites

This class is the required second semester class for first year Video/Doc students intending to go into Documentary Film or Longform Video for their second year.

This class is the required second semester class for first year New Media students intending to complete a Master’s Project in New Media with an emphasis on video.

The Course Material fee for this class is $200. The fee is charged to the student account the fifth week of classes. Fees are used to maintain equipment used in the course.