RTV 250 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Applied Workshop in Newswriting
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
RTV 250
Fall/Spring
2
2
3
5

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
Short Cycle
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives Teaching the historical development, main notions and social role of journalism theoretically and practically. Also teaching students how to find and write news in their surrounding area, university campus.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • The students who succeeded in this course; May learn historical development of news and journalism,
  • May learn the basics of news and news making process,
  • May understand facts of news,
  • May understand social role of journalism,
  • May have information about the basics of journalism,
  • May have news ethics and responsibility,
  • May have information about new media resources in journalism.
  • May understand newspaper and social media combination practically.
Course Content In this course, basics and ethical notions of journalism, news making and writing process will be taught to the students.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
X
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Introduction to the course
2 Definition of news and its types. Importance of news, its features and process of making news. Value of the news. Course notes about definition of news and its types, importance of news, its features and process of making news, value of the news will be given to the students.
3 News writing rules and components of news. Methods of news research. Journalist and news source relation (application) Course notes about news writing rules and components of news. Methods of news research. Journalist and news source relation will be given to the students.
4 News research, writing and application Course materials about news research, writing and application will be given to the students.
5 News research, writing and application Course materials about news research, writing and application will be given to the students.
6 News research, writing and application Course materials about news research, writing and application will be given to the students.
7 Ethics and principles of journalism. Relationship between journalism and society. Course notes about ethics and principles of journalism, relationship between journalism and society will be given to the students.
8 Midterm
9 News research, writing and application Course materials about news research, writing and application will be given to the students.
10 News research, writing and application Course materials about news research, writing and application will be given to the students.
11 Types of modern journalism. New communication and information technologies Course notes about types of modern journalism, new communication and information technologies will be given to the students.
12 News research, writing and application Course materials about news research, writing and application will be given to the students.
13 News research, writing and application Course materials about news research, writing and application will be given to the students.
14 News research, writing and application Course materials about news research, writing and application will be given to the students.
15 Working systems of media organizations Course notes about working systems of media organizations will be given to the students.
16 Projects

 

Course Textbooks Notes of “News Collecting and Writing” and “Social Media” courses
References

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Requirements Number Percentage
Participation
1
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
1
20
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
30
Final / Oral Exam
Total

Contribution of Semester Work to Final Grade
7
100
Contribution of Final Work to Final Grade
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
4
64
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
14
3
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
1
30
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
14
Final / Oral Exam
    Total
150

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Qualifications / Outcomes
* Level of Contribution
1
2
3
4
5
1

To Apply Radio and Television Programming information to apply other sciences

X
2 To perform the ability to use modern techniques and methods X
3 To Act independently, using initiative and creativity skills
4 To have the ability to make disciplinary and inter-disciplinary teamwork and
5 Ability to have a professional and ethical responsibility X
6 To have a defined target in accordance with the process of problem solving and the ability to design X
7 To be Process-oriented, people-based, information sharing on best effort to continuously train radio, television programmer
8 To provide team work and management in accordance with the qualification to improve problem determination and problem-solving skills X
9

To train staff who is in communication and interaction with the environment, followed by the needs of the environment, which stabilizes the factors that influence the profession

X
10

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest