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Welcome to English for Journalism, a course created by the University of Pennsylvania, and funded by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of English Language Programs. To enroll in this course for free, click on “Enroll now” and then select "Full Course. No certificate." This course is designed for non-native English speakers who are interested in developing the skills needed for a career in modern journalism. In this course, you will explore print and digital media through authentic readings and video lectures, while expanding your vocabulary and increasing your ability to read, research, and develop local and global news stories. Unit 1 will provide an introduction to the history and principles of journalism. In unit 2, you will learn how to research, pitch, and interview. The next unit in the course will focus on the language needed to write newspaper and magazine articles, while unit 4 will cover the basics of broadcasting the news. In the final unit of the course, you will analyze the growth, impact, and challenges of digital news, while completing a reflection assignment that allows you to think about and discuss the recent changes to the field of journalism. Unless otherwise noted, all course materials are available for re-use, repurposing and free distribution under a Creative Commons 4.0 Attribution license. Supplemental reading materials were provided by Newsela, which publishes daily news articles at a level that's just right for each English language learner....
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Unit 1: Introduction and Principles of Journalism

In this unit, you will first learn about how the course works. Then we will explore the history of journalism, as well as important principles, or ideas, that make good journalism possible. ...
Reading
15本の動画(合計70分), 10 readings, 13 quizzes
Video15件のビデオ
Course Overview: Topics, Assessments & Activities4 分
Course Overview: Games and Levels2 分
Why Journalism? What Makes This Field Interesting?5 分
Introduction to the History of Journalism – pre-16905 分
History of Journalism – 1690 – present day5 分
Language Focus – Simple Past and Past Progressive6 分
Unlockable Achievement
Principles of Journalism 1: Gathering Sources6 分
Principles of Journalism 2: Telling the Story5 分
Language Focus – Word Families6 分
Principles of Journalism 3: Impacting People6 分
Language Focus – Phrases for Agreeing and Disagreeing6 分
Supplemental Listening: "Young Journalists Report on Worldwide Landmine Problems"2 分
Supplemental Listening: 'Berlin Airlift' Airport Becomes Emergency Refugee Shelter3 分
Reading10件の学習用教材
Overview of the Unit10 分
American Editorial Cartoons10 分
Hearst and the Growth of US Journalism10 分
BASIC: "Media freedom is important. Here's what you can do."10 分
ADVANCED: Media Freedom is important. Here’s what you can do.”10 分
Game: Unit 1 Vocabulary Flashcards10 分
Irregular Verb List10 分
Supplemental Reading: How Can Journalists Be Protected?10 分
Supplemental Reading: "'Berlin Airlift' Airport Becomes Emergency Refugee Shelter"10 分
Supplemental Reading: "Newspapers in America"10 分
Quiz13の練習問題
Assessment 1: What do we expect from the media? (Survey)18 分
Game 1: Timeline Game10 分
Check Your Understanding: American Editorial Cartoons10 分
Game 2: Selecting tense – Simple Past versus Past Progressive14 分
Check Your Understanding: Hearst and the Growth of US Journalism10 分
Check Your Understanding: “Media Freedom is Important. Here’s what you can do.”12 分
Game 3: Matching word forms in context12 分
Game 4: Vocabulary Practice - Principles of Journalism20 分
Check Your Understanding: “Young Journalists Report on Worldwide Landmine Problem”8 分
Crossword with Irregular Past Tense48 分
Check Your Understanding: "How Can Journalists Be Protected?"8 分
Check Your Understanding: 'Berlin Airlift' Airport Becomes Emergency Refugee Shelter”10 分
Check Your Understanding: "Newspapers in America"8 分

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Unit 2: How to Research, Pitch, and Interview

This unit will show you how journalists choose their topics and stories. You will also learn how journalists research their stories and interview their sources. ...
Reading
16本の動画(合計57分), 10 readings, 12 quizzes
Video16件のビデオ
Researching an Idea4 分
Unlockable Achievement
Pitching a Story – Newspapers/Magazines3 分
Pitching a Story - Radio5 分
Unlockable Achievement
Video Listening: Times are Changing in Havana, Cuba2 分
Unlockable Achievement
Language Focus – Interviewing Sources – Wh- Questions4 分
Interviewing Sources – Reliability, Facts & Opinion5 分
Language Focus – Quoting Sources & Reporting Verbs4 分
Video interview with a student journalist from The Daily Pennsylvanian3 分
Unlockable Achievement
Interviewing Sources - Notetaking6 分
Language Focus – Quoting Sources Directly or Using Reported Speech5 分
Supplemental Listening: "Story of Dr. Omalu Enlightens on Risks of High-impact Sports"3 分
Reading10件の学習用教材
Overview of the Unit10 分
BASIC: "Want to be a good reporter? Follow these tips."10 分
ADVANCED: Want to be a good reporter? Follow these tips.10 分
Sample News Story Pitch and Pitch Template10 分
Sample News Story Pitch and Written Pitch Template10 分
BASIC: Times Are Changing in Havana, Cuba10 分
ADVANCED: Times are Changing in Havana, Cuba10 分
Game: Unit 2 Vocabulary Flashcards10 分
Supplemental Reading: Student newspapers shake things up10 分
Supplemental Reading and Listening: "Story of Dr. Omalu Enlightens on Risks of High-impact Sports"10 分
Quiz11の練習問題
Game 1: Right-sizing Your Topic2 分
Check Your Understanding: "Want to be a good reporter? Follow these tips."10 分
Game 2: Vocabulary Practice18 分
Check Your Understanding: Times are Changing in Havana, Cuba8 分
Game 3: Reliable Sources12 分
Game 4: Choose the reporting verb8 分
Check Your Understanding: Video interview with a student journalist from The Daily Pennsylvanian8 分
Game 5: Changing Direct Speech to Reported Speech12 分
Check Your Understanding: Student newspapers shake things up6 分
Game: WH- question formation20 分
Check Your Understanding: Story of Dr. Omalu Enlightens on Risks of High-impact Sports8 分

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Unit 3: Words in Print

This unit will help you to write briefly and with emphasis, create a lead that makes the audience want to read more, and effectively edit and proofread article drafts. At the end of the unit, you will create a lead and write an article based on that lead. ...
Reading
13本の動画(合計48分), 10 readings, 12 quizzes
Video13件のビデオ
Types of Leads4 分
Creating a Lead4 分
Listening: Turning the Page on Homelessness2 分
Unlockable Achievement
Language Focus – SV Agreement with Different Subjects4 分
Writing Using Associated Press Style4 分
Language Focus – Structure of Active and Passive Voices4 分
Language Focus – Use of Active and Passive Voices3 分
Reporting Accurately5 分
Proofreading an Article5 分
Unlockable Achievement
Listening: Egyptian Journalists Call for Press Freedom2 分
Reading10件の学習用教材
Overview of the Unit10 分
BASIC: Turning the Page on Homelessness10 分
ADVANCED: Turning the Page on Homelessness10 分
BASIC: Thai Health Policy as Model for Emerging Economies10 分
ADVANCED: Thai Health Policy as Model for Emerging Economies10 分
BASIC: With billions to feed, sustainable agriculture is not a luxury10 分
ADVANCED: With billions to feed, sustainable agriculture is not a luxury10 分
Game: Unit 3 Vocabulary Flashcards10 分
Egyptian Journalists Call for Press Freedom10 分
Old Age, Debt Threaten Vietnam Economy10 分
Quiz11の練習問題
Game 1: Labeling - the Process and the Front Page20 分
Game 2: Match Lead to Lead Type6 分
Check your Understanding: "Turning the Page on Homelessness"10 分
Check Your Understanding 2: "Thai Health Policy Seen as Model for Emerging Economies"10 分
Game 3: Applying AP Style16 分
Game 4: When to Use Passive Voice10 分
Check Your Understanding: "With billions to feed, sustainable agriculture is not a luxury"8 分
Check Your Understanding: "Egyptian Journalists Call for Press Freedom"8 分
Check Your Understanding: "Old Age, Debt Threaten Vietnam Economy"8 分
Game: Active/Passive Game12 分
Game: Subject/Verb Agreement Game14 分

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Unit 4: Broadcasting the News

In this unit, we will focus on speaking skills for delivering the news. At the end of the unit, you will write a script and read a news report for other students to listen to. ...
Reading
14本の動画(合計51分), 8 readings, 11 quizzes
Video14件のビデオ
Listening: "VOA Fast Five"5 分
Unlockable Achievement
The People of Broadcast Journalism4 分
Types of Stories for Broadcast Journalism4 分
Using Conversational Style4 分
Language Focus – Present Tense & Active Voice4 分
Ratings in TV News: How Journalists Compete4 分
Unlockable Achievement
Sensationalism in TV News5 分
The 24-hour News Cycle5 分
Language Focus - Stress & Pausing5 分
Unlockable Achievement
Listening: "Telepresence - The Next Best thing to Being There"2 分
Reading8件の学習用教材
Overview of the Unit10 分
BASIC: Studying Broadcast Journalism Gives Student an Opportunity to Learn about News Worldwide10 分
ADVANCED: Studying Broadcast Journalism Gives Student an Opportunity to Learn about News Worldwide10 分
Unit 4 Assessment 2: Present your Script Instructions10 分
Unit 4 Assessment 2: Written Option10 分
Game: Unit 4 Vocabulary Flashcards10 分
Radio Hoax Causes Panic10 分
Forget a seat at the table. This reporter wants a seat in the briefing room.10 分
Quiz10の練習問題
Check your Understanding 1: Listening: "VOA Fast Five"8 分
Game 1: Matching Language to Definitions22 分
Check Your Understanding 2: "Studying Broadcast Journalism Gives Student an Opportunity to Learn about News Worldwide"8 分
Game 2: Print vs. Broadcast Journalism16 分
Assessment 1: Rewrite your article as a copy for a broadcast2 分
Game 3: Stress12 分
Check Your Understanding: "Radio Hoax Causes Panic?8 分
Check Your Understanding: "Forget a seat at the table. This reporter wants a seat in the briefing room"10 分
Check Your Understanding: "Telepresence - The Next Best Thing to Being There"8 分
Game: Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle26 分
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by JRMar 3rd 2017

One of the best courses I have finished in the last years. A very well organized and dynamic course. Teachers with a lot of experience and good expertise in the area of teaching. 100% recommended!

by ABNov 26th 2016

Excellent course for people for whom English is not their mother tongue! Very well paced.\n\nThe course also provides a good insight on what journalism is suppose to be, its principles and values!

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University of Pennsylvaniaについて

The University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Penn) is a private university, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. A member of the Ivy League, Penn is the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, and considers itself to be the first university in the United States with both undergraduate and graduate studies. ...

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