Welcome to your first ever intensive week. Intensive sessions are characterized by group project work, practical workshops with external professionals, and long days! You’ll need to be in class sessions from 10am to 5pm.
Intensive 1.1 is centered on building two major skill sets:
- Reporting skills with ‘Journalism 101’ seminars and exercises. You’ll need to have done the News Literacy reading for weeks 3 & 4 to keep up with these sessions.
- Basic video interviews, a staple of good video journalism. Read the briefing here: Basic Video Interviews IMMJ Intensive 1.1
Be prepared for sessions with laptops & editing software, News literacy reading 3 & 4 completed. Camera, tripod, lens(s), SD cards, batteries, audio recorder and lav (tie clip mic).