Jmsc0101 principles of journalism and the news media
Download
1 / 34

JMSC0101: - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 415 Views
  • Uploaded on

JMSC0101: Principles of Journalism and the News Media . Professor Ying Chan. Chapter One What is News?. Why News?.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'JMSC0101:' - Jims


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Jmsc0101 principles of journalism and the news media l.jpg

JMSC0101:Principles of Journalism and the News Media

Professor Ying Chan


Chapter one what is news l.jpg

Chapter OneWhat is News?


Why news l.jpg
Why News?

  • “We need news to live our lives, to protect ourselves, bond with each other, identify friends and enemies. Journalism is simply the system societies generate to supply this news.”

    • Kovach and Rosentiel, Elements of Journalism, pg 10


What is journalism l.jpg
What is Journalism?

  • “The collecting, writing, editing and presentation of the news and news-related stories in newspapers and magazines, in radio and television broadcasts, and on the Internet”

    • ~The American Heritage Dictionaryof the English Language


The key words l.jpg
The Key Words

  • Collecting

  • Writing

  • Editing

  • Presentation


Why journalism l.jpg
Why Journalism?

  • “Journalism provides something unique to a culture – independent, reliable, accurate, and comprehensive information that citizens requires to be free… “

    • Kovach & Rosentiel, Elements of Journalism



Key words l.jpg
Key Words

  • Media

  • Communications

  • Journalism


What is journalism13 l.jpg
What is Journalism?

  • “The primary purpose of journalism is to provide citizens with the information they need to be free and self-governing”

    • Kovach & Rosenstiel, The Elements of Journalism


What is media l.jpg
What is MEDIA

A generic term for systems of production and dissemination of information and entertainment and of exertion of various kinds of social controls…..media include the institutions which determine the nature, programming and form of distribution. E.g., mass media is the generic term for newspapers, book publishing, radio and television. Other media include the recording industry, movie industry and theater (Web Dictionary of Cybernetics and Systems)


What is media15 l.jpg
What is Media?

  • “Media are organizations, bureaucracies, technologies in which or with which journalism takes place; communications is a generalized social process for transferring meaning. But neither communications nor media are the same things as journalism .” James W. Carey, media scholar, journalism professor


Media in all shape forms l.jpg
Media in All Shape & Forms

  • Newspapers, radio, television

  • Films: Chow Yun Fat, Steven Chow

  • Advertising: outdoor, indoor and everywhere

  • Soap opera, variety shows..

  • Blogs: blogger, Xanga

  • SMS


Chapter 2 who are journalists l.jpg

Chapter 2Who are Journalists?


Who are journalists l.jpg
Who are Journalists ?

Employee of a media organization?

Licensed by the government?

Press card issued by the Police department?

Press card issued by a media organizaton?

Free-lancer?

What do you do to become a reporter?


Who are reporters l.jpg
Who are Reporters?

  • “You become a reporter by saying you’re a reporter. No qualification. No license. Almost no training.” Richard Reeves, columnist and author


Slide20 l.jpg


Defining a journalist s function l.jpg
Defining a Journalist’s Function expression. Because it is a right, rather than a privilege, it cannot be withdrawn.”

  • The activity aims at producing a ‘story’ or series of stories

  • The work product is aimed at an audience; it’s intended to be read or seen or heard

  • There is a public benefit to the story or work product

    • William F. Woo in Nieman Reports


Diy journalism in hk l.jpg
DIY-Journalism in HK expression. Because it is a right, rather than a privilege, it cannot be withdrawn.”

  • Hong Kong People’s Alliance

  • Hong Kong InMedia

  • Hong Kong People’s Radio

  • HK People’s Alliance Against WTO


Diy journalism in asia l.jpg
DIY Journalism in Asia expression. Because it is a right, rather than a privilege, it cannot be withdrawn.”

  • Ohmynews

  • Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism

  • Malaysiakini.com


Global voices l.jpg
Global Voices expression. Because it is a right, rather than a privilege, it cannot be withdrawn.”

Global

Voices


Reporters became great writers l.jpg
Reporters became Great Writers: expression. Because it is a right, rather than a privilege, it cannot be withdrawn.”

Charles

Dickens

George

Orwell

John

Steinbeck


More authors as journalists l.jpg
More Authors as Journalists expression. Because it is a right, rather than a privilege, it cannot be withdrawn.”

Liang Qichao

梁启超

Xiao Qian

萧 乾

Mao Dun

茅 盾

Lao She

老 舍


A j ournalist n ever l ies l.jpg
A expression. Because it is a right, rather than a privilege, it cannot be withdrawn.” Journalist Never Lies

“… my idea of a career is never to write a phony line, never fake, never cheat, never be sucked into the y.m.c.a. movements of the moment, as to give them as much literature in a book as any son of bitch has ever gotten into the same number of words.”

Ernest Hemingway


Ernest hemingway on reporting l.jpg
Ernest Hemingway on reporting expression. Because it is a right, rather than a privilege, it cannot be withdrawn.”

  • “It made us feverish. It sent us along the street, day after day, and year after year… hoping that streetcars might crash, that murder would rise out of the gutter… so that I could be on hand to cover the story with interest never lagging,

We had honor to maintain, prestige to defend, we had constant competition, not from other papers but from our fellow reporters.”


Why choose journalism l.jpg
Why Choose Journalism? expression. Because it is a right, rather than a privilege, it cannot be withdrawn.”

  • “We look, we listen and we share the story of life.”

  • “Every day we find the people who are changing the world.”

  • “I never know what the next assignment will bring.”


John steinbeck on journalism l.jpg
John Steinbeck on Journalism expression. Because it is a right, rather than a privilege, it cannot be withdrawn.”

  • “What can I say about journalism? It has the greatest virtue and the greatest evil. It is the first thing a dictator controls. It is the mother of literature and the perpetrator of crap. In many cases it is the only history we have and yet it is the tool of the worst men. But over a long period of time and because it is the product of so many men, it is perhaps the purest things we have. Honesty has a way of creeping into it even when it was not intended.”


The purpose of journalism l.jpg
The Purpose of Journalism expression. Because it is a right, rather than a privilege, it cannot be withdrawn.”

“Journalism takes its name from the French word for day. It is our day book, our collective diary, which records our common life..…For journalism and for us, that purpose is the development and enhancement of public life, a common life which we can all share as citizens. ”

  • Professor James W. Carey, Columbia University


What is journalism32 l.jpg
What is Journalism? expression. Because it is a right, rather than a privilege, it cannot be withdrawn.”

Journalism is “our day book, our collective diary, which records our common life. That which goes unrecorded goes unpreserved … The creation and preservation of collective memory…” is the practice of journalism.

- James W. Carey


Learning the jmsc way l.jpg
Learning the JMSC way expression. Because it is a right, rather than a privilege, it cannot be withdrawn.”

  • We are tough

  • We are demanding but

  • We care

  • We give our students

    • TOUGH LOVE !!!


Thank you see you next week l.jpg

Thank you expression. Because it is a right, rather than a privilege, it cannot be withdrawn.” See you next week