News as it Happens: An Introduction to Journalism by Stephen LambleNews as it Happens: An Introduction to Journalism by Stephen Lamble

News as it Happens: An Introduction to Journalism

byStephen Lamble

Paperback | October 7, 2016

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We hunt it, gather it and consume it. We have a deep-seated urge to tell others about it. In today's 24/7 rolling news cycle, reporting is instantaneous with stories published online, on mobile devices and broadcast as they happen. This book is a comprehensive introduction to the fundamentals of journalism and covers the skills required by contemporary journalists to adapt and thrive ina constantly evolving media landscape. News as it Happens provides a strong foundation to help you throughout your journalism studies, with information on how to:* find the people and information you need* write quickly and effectively for radio, television, print, online and mobile devices * take your own photographs and shoot video* understand the basics of media law* develop a strong sense of ethics.
Stephen Lamble is a journalist, academic, author, and teacher. A recipient of national awards for journalism curriculum development and excellence in university teaching, he is Adjunct Professor of Media Management at the University of the Sunshine Coast. He has previously worked as a senior staff journalist, investigative journalist, ...
Title:News as it Happens: An Introduction to JournalismFormat:PaperbackDimensions:528 pagesPublished:October 7, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0190303743

ISBN - 13:9780190303747

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Table of Contents

PART 1: THE HISTORY AND THEORY OF JOURNALISM1. The History of Journalism2. The Methodology of JournalismPART 2: WHAT IS NEWS?3. News Values4. Journalism Ethics5. The Newsroom and Tips for Finding Stories6. Dealing with Spin and Difficult Situations7. Journalism ResearchPART 3: NEWS WRITING8. Interviewing9. Writing News for Print10. Writing Broadcast News11. Writing News for Online and Portable DevicesPART 4: OTHER FORMS OF JOURNALISM12. Feature Writing13. Investigative Journalism14. PhotojournalismPART 5: JOURNALISM LAW15. How We Are Governed16. Defamation17. Contempt18. Other Legal PerilsPART 6: NEWS ROUNDS19. Courts, Crime, Councils and SportsEpilogueAppendix 1: Media Entertainment and Arts Alliance Journalists Code of EthicsAppendix 2: Australian Press Council General Statement of PrinciplesAppendix 3: Links to Industry Codes of Practice and Complaints-handling OrganisationsGlossary of Journalism termsGlossary of Online termsRecommended Reading