Timetable 2017 – 2018 for Master of Journalism Programme

1st Semester (Fall)

CORE MODULES

JMSC6001 Reporting and writing (intensive mode : September 1 – October 15)

Lecture for ALL sections:
Monday 6:30 p.m. – 7:25 p.m.
Venue: T4, Meng Wah Complex

Section A: Monday 9:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m. and 2:25 p.m. – 5:25 p.m.
Lecturer: Peter Eng, Keith Richburg, Thomas Abraham
Venue: EH201, Eliot Hall

Section B: Tuesday 9:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m. and 2:25 p.m. – 5:25 p.m.
Lecturer: Peter Eng,  Thomas Abraham
Venue: EH201, The Studio, Eliot Hall

Section C: Monday 7:30 p.m. – 10:25 p.m. and Tuesday 6:30 p.m. – 9:25 p.m.
Lecturer: Peter Eng
Venue: EH201, Eliot Hall

JMSC6093 Video news production
Lecturers: Kevin Sites, Matt Walsh & AJ Libunao

Tech lab for all sections:
Thursday 9:30 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.
Venue: T6, Meng Wah Complex

Editorial A: Thursday 12:30 p.m. – 1:25 p.m.
Editorial B: Thursday 1:30 p.m. – 2:25 p.m.
Editorial C: Friday 12:25 p.m. – 1:25 p.m.
Venue: JMSC Digital Media Lab, Eliot Hall

JMSC6110 Digital journalism principles and tools
Lecturers: Masato Kajimoto, Patrick Boehler & Marian Liu

Lecture for ALL sections:
Wednesday 6:30 p.m. – 7:25 p.m.
Venue: T4, Meng Wah Complex

Tutorial A: Wednesday 7:30 p.m. – 9:25 p.m.
Tutorial B: Friday 2:30 p.m. – 4:25 p.m.
Venue: JMSC Digital Media Lab, Eliot Hall

 

ELECTIVE MODULES

JMSC6014 Advanced reporting and writing (intensive mode: October 16 – November 30)
Lecturer: Peter Eng
Lecture: Monday 9:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m. and 2:25 p.m. – 5:25 p.m.
Venue: EH234 (Co-working Space), Eliot Hall

JMSC6082 Photojournalism
Lecturer: Kees Metselaar
Lecture: Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m.
Venue: JMSC Digtal Media Lab, Eliot Hall

JMSC6104 Readings in China media and society (Students are required to have Chinese-language proficiency)
Lecturer: Qian Gang
Lecture: Friday 6:30 p.m. – 9:25 p.m.
Venue: EH201, Eliot Hall

JMSC6108 Broadcast journalism
Lecturer: Matt Walsh
Lecture: Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 12:55 p.m.
Venue: JMSC Digtal Media Lab, Eliot Hall

JMSC6111 Long form and feature writing
Lecturers: Keith Richburg & Eric Wishart
Section A: Tuesday: 1:30 p.m. – 4:25 p.m.
Venue: Shum Reading Room, Eliot Hall
Section B: Monday 9:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m. and Tuesday 9:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m. (intensive mode: October 16 – November 30)
Venue: EH201, Eliot Hall

JMSC7007 Interpreting and using business journalism in a global era
Lecturer: Gerry Doyle
Lecture: Thursday 6:30 p.m. – 9:25 p.m.
Venue: T7, Meng Wah Complex

 

2nd Semester (Spring)

CORE MODULE

JMSC6093 Video news production
Lecturer: Kevin Sites
Lecture: Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 12:55 p.m.
Venue: JMSC Digital Media Lab, Eliot Hall

JMSC6109 Media Law and ethics
Lecturer: Cliff Buddle & Sharron Fast
Lecture: Thursday 6:30 p.m. – 9:25 p.m.
Venue: T2, Meng Wah Complex

ELECTIVE MODULES

JMSC6027 Covering China
Lecturers: Patrick Boehler & Zhang Jieping
Lecture: Friday 4:30 p.m. – 7:25 p.m.
Venue: EH201, Eliot Hall

JMSC6041 Special topics in journalism II: Backpack journalism
Lecturer: Kevin Sites
Lecture: Tuesday 9:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m.
Venue: JMSC Digtal Media Lab, Eliot Hall

JMSC6045 Special topics in journalism III: TV news anchoring
Lecturer: Anne Kruger
Lecture: Wednesday 2:30 p.m. – 5:25 p.m.
Venue: JMSC Studio, Eliot Hall

JMSC6046 Special topics in journalism IV: Social science journalism: Podcasts
Lecturer: Masato Kajimoto
Lecture: Monday 9:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m.
Venue: EH201, Eliot Hall

JMSC6055 Research methods for media studies
Lecturer: King-wa Fu
Lecture: Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m.
Venue: JMSC Digtal Media Lab, Eliot Hall

JMSC6082 Photojournalism
Lecturer: Kees Metselaar
Lecture: Saturday 2:00 p.m. – 4:55 p.m.
Venue: JMSC Digtal Media Lab, Eliot Hall

JMSC6085 Documentary film appreciation
Lecturer: Nancy Tong
Lecture: Tuesday 1:30 p.m. – 3:25 p.m.
Venue: T6, Meng Wah Complex
Tutorial A: Wednesday 12:30 p.m. – 1:25 p.m.
Tutorial B: Wednesday 1:30 p.m. – 2:25 p.m.
Venue: EH201, Eliot Hall 

JMSC6100 Documentary video production
Lecturer: Nancy Tong, Ruby Yang
Lecture: Monday 2:30 p.m. – 5:25 p.m.
Venue: JMSC Digital Media Lab, Eliot Hall

JMSC6103 Reporting global affairs
Lecturers: Keith Richburg, Kevin Sites & Thomas Abraham
Lecture: Thursday 9:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m.
Venue: EH201, Eliot Hall

JMSC6113 Data journalism
Lecturer: Patrick Boehler
Lecture:  Wednesday 6:30 p.m. – 9:25 p.m.
Venue: JMSC Digital Media Lab, Eliot Hall

JMSC6116 Social media analytics for journalists
Lecturer: King-wa Fu
Lecture: Monday 6:30 p.m. – 9:25 p.m.
Venue: JMSC Digital Media Lab, Eliot Hall

JMSC7008 Global financial journalism
Lecturer: Gerry Doyle
Lecture: Tuesday 6:30 p.m. – 9:25 p.m.
Venue: JMSC Digital Media Lab, Eliot Hall

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2017-2018 JMSC Course Descriptions