Broadcasting journalism (s) (2006/2007)

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Course code
4S01474
Name of lecturer
Alessandro D'Errico
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
L-ART/06 - CINEMA, PHOTOGRAPHY AND TELEVISION
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
1st semester dal Oct 2, 2006 al Dec 20, 2006.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The course illustrates the activity of wireless and television’s journalist throughout a knowledge of rules, instruments, language and methods used by TV and wireless means of information.

Syllabus

Contents of the course: I Information and critics rights in wireless and TV. Differences between national and local network journalist. Construction of news in its different “format”: from recognition to spreading through learning, development and transposition in wireless and television. How do we write “reed piece” and how do we synthesis essential contents. Fundamentals to create an interview. Reporting with cameraman and meanings of frames. Sound as a priority element in communication. Birth of TV news: from the editorial staff meeting to the broadcast of the main news-report, with particular attention to choice criteria, order and length of the articles, titles. Developments of news-report during the day and methods of articulation of a complex editorial staff. Techniques to create a weekly “magazine”, investigations, special broadcast, debates and documentary. and also management of “live broadcast”. Little history of private broadcasting.

Assessment methods and criteria

a final compulsory assesment in one of the three dates (two in the summer and one in september).