JOUS1020 Foreign Reporting

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Course begins and ends

Sep 11, 2017 - Dec 04, 2017.

Course contents

This course explores and mixes old traditions of foreign news reporting with new practices. It aims at presenting the basic skills of foreign reporting, and gives opportunities to test foreign reporting also in practice.


The student
- knows the history of foreign reporting
- recognizes the most important international and national news media focusing on foreign reporting
- understands the work routines of foreign reporters and foreign correspondents
- knows the main sources of foreign reporting
- understands the importance of Freedom of Speech and Freedom of Information for the work of foreign reporting
- recognizes and understands the risks in crisis reporting
- is able to find news about foreign countries and make summaries of recent news events.



ISBNTeoksen tiedot
Uskali 2007. Ulkomaanuutisoinnin uusi maailma
Sambrook 2010. Are Foreign Correspondents redundant? The changing face of international news
Terzis (ed.) 2015. Mapping Foreign Correspondence in Europe