Master of Professional Studies in Journalism

Journalism

Schedule / Summer 2017

Schedule / Summer 2017
Course Name Course No. and CRN Instructors Dates
Entertainment Reporting MPJO-761-40 CRN: 15946 Altscher, Judy Kurtz
May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings
Mon; May 22, 2017 to Aug 20, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:35 PM 640 Mass Ave. C215
  Notes: Has prerequisites of MPJO 500, 501, 505 and 508 before enrolling.
Ethics in Journalism MPJO-500-40 CRN: 14909 Feldman, C.
May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings
Tue; May 22, 2017 to Aug 20, 2017 5:15 PM - 8:15 PM 640 Mass Ave. C117
  Notes: Needs an additional 90 min. of instruction outside of regular class time.
Immersive Storytelling Lab MPJO-811-62 CRN: 16075 Johnson, S.
May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings
Thu; May 22, 2017 to Aug 20, 2017 5:15 PM - 8:15 PM 640 Mass Ave. C118
  Notes: This course requires MPJO 505, "Digital Essentials", and MPJO 508, "Video Journalism", as a prerequisite. Also needs to be approved by MPS JO Program Staff as there is an application process for this course.
MPS Journalism Capstone MPJO-900-40 CRN: 12827 Apuzzo, M.
Van Dam, B.
May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings
Tue; May 22, 2017 to Aug 20, 2017 5:15 PM - 8:15 PM 640 Mass Ave. C116
  Notes: Students must have completed 21 credits in order to enroll. Course is a core requirement of the MPS degree. A grade of "B" or higher is needed to pass this course. Additional 90 minute distance learning required.
MPS Journalism Internship MPJO-860-40 CRN: 12261 Van Dam, B.
May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings
May 22, 2017 to Aug 20, 2017 640 Mass Ave.
  Notes: Extenive documented academic and experiental learning (at least 1 hour per week).
MPS Journalism Internship MPJO-860-20 CRN: 13644 Van Dam, B.
July 03 - August 11, 2017
  Class meetings
Jul 03, 2017 to Aug 11, 2017 640 Mass Ave.
  Notes: Program permission required. Extensive documented academic and experiental learning (at least 2 hours per week). This course follows the add/drop deadlines listed on the summer school calendar.
Pitching & Public Speaking MPJO-600-40 CRN: 16076 May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings
Wed; May 22, 2017 to Aug 20, 2017 5:15 PM - 8:15 PM 640 Mass Ave. C220
  Notes: This course is cross-listed with MPPR 600-40 and MPMC 890-40. Requires MPJO 501 Reporting and News Writing Requires MPJO 500 as prerequisite.
Strt Career Planning & Mgmt MPJO-560-40 CRN: 15415 May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings
Thu; May 22, 2017 to Aug 20, 2017 8:20 PM - 11:10 PM 640 Mass Ave. C217
  Notes: This course is cross-listed with MPPR 730-40 & MPMC 560-01. Needs an additional 90 minute distance learning session
Web Development for Media MPJO-779-40 CRN: 15947 Linch, G.
May 22 - August 20, 2017
  Class meetings
Wed; May 22, 2017 to Aug 20, 2017 5:15 PM - 8:15 PM 640 Mass Ave. C226
  Notes: This class has prerequisites of MPJO 500, 501, 505, and 508. This class is cross-listed with MPPR 779.

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