Professor Russell Chun
School of Communication
Department of Journalism, Media Studies, and Public Relations
Office: LHCOMM 315
A site for Hofstra University Digital Storytelling tools, JRNL 10
Technology has transformed journalism in the way we report, produce, present, and consume the news. This course is a broad survey of the modern tools for reporting and storytelling that are redefining the profession. Students learn to leverage social media, tell stories with photos, video, audio, and data, and edit media with industry-standard software. Students gain an understanding of the ethical, legal, and technological issues in the changing media landscape including the web, mobile, and emerging platforms. Outside original research and reporting time is required.