Category: JOU 3117 – Fall 2017

Lede Assignment

JOU 3117 - Fall 2017

Follow the instructions on the sheet and email your answers on a Word doc with your name in the file (E.g. “Dan Evans – Lede Assignment”) AND in the document itself. 

Lede Homework [PDF]

Syllabus and List of Deadlines – JOU 3117

JOU 3117 - Fall 2017

Here is the master list of deadlines for your reference as well as a PDF copy of the syllabus. Let’s have a great semester! Syllabus – Fall 2017 – JOU 3117 [PDF]

List of Deadlines/Deliverables

All work must be submitted on a Word document to daevans@fiu.edu with your name and the assignment both in the file of the document and in the document itself. (E.g. “Dan Evans – Story Pitch #1”)

This list does not include in-class assignments (such as news quizzes/drills) which require attendance for credit. Except for article assignments and news quizzes, all assignments are graded on a pass/no pass basis.

Date/Time                                Assignment

Aug. 28 at 12 pm                    Lede Exercise

Aug. 30 at 6 pm                      NewsU.org – Grammar Review

Aug. 30 at 12 pm                    Business Card Assignment

In-field (No class meetings) Sept. 4/6

Sept. 6 at 6 pm            AP/Grammar Assignment

Sept. 6 at 6 pm            Source List/Selfie Assignment

Sept. 18 at 12 pm        Story Pitches for First Article

In-field (No class meetings) Sept. 25/27

Sept. 27 at 6 pm                      NewsU.org – Get Me Rewrite

Oct. 2 at 12 pm                        First Article Due (Pre-Edit) – Group A

Oct. 4 at 12 pm                        City Council Memo Assignment

Oct. 4 at 12 pm                        First Article Due (Pre-Edit) – Group B

Oct. 9 at 12 pm                        First Article Due (Post-Edit)

Oct. 16 at 12 pm                      Story Pitches for Second Article

Oct. 26 at 6 pm                        NewsU.org – Math for Journalists

In-field (No class meetings) Oct. 23/25

Oct. 30 at 12 pm                      Second Article Due (Pre-Edit) – Group B

Nov. 1 at 12 pm                      Second Article Due (Pre-Edit) – Group A

Nov. 6 at 12 pm                      Second Article Due (Post-Edit)

Nov. 6 at 12 pm                      Story Pitches for Final Article

In-field (No class meetings) Nov. 13/15

Nov. 15 at 6 pm                      NewsU.org – Plagiarism and Fabrication

Nov. 20 at 12 pm                    Final Article Due (Peer Editing)

Nov. 27 at 12 pm                    Final Article Due (Pre-Edit) – Group A

Nov. 29 at 12 pm                    Final Article Due (Pre-Edit) – Group B

Dec. 4 at 2 pm                         Final Article Due (Post-Edit)

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