Week 15 Monday [May 4. Self-Paced; No Zoom]

Overview

  1. Today: Post-Production: More Editing Skills & Practice with Adobe Premiere Pro
  2. Wednesday:
    • Take Quiz 4 by this Sunday, May 10 via Wyocourses.
    • End-of-semester check-in with the instructor via email or Zoom
    • Work on Digital Video Story and or Reflection Post
  3. Friday: Work on Digital Video Story and or Reflection Post
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Week 14 Friday [May 1. Self-Paced; No Zoom]

Overview

  1. Post-Production: Basic Editing with Adobe Premiere Pro
    • Follow Adobe Premiere instruction videos
    • Practice basic video editing
  2. Review Blog Post 10 Reflection and Self-Evaluation Assignment
  3. Next Week: (No Zoom Class This Week)
    • Monday: More Editing Skills & Practice with Adobe Premiere
    • Wednesday & Friday: Work on Digital Video Story and or Reflection Post
    • End-of-semester check-in with the instructor about assignments or anything else. Please check in with me via email or Zoom.
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Week 14 Monday [Apr. 27 Self-Paced; No Zoom]

Overview

  1. Reminder: Please make sure you have required and acquired Adobe off-campus access and have installed Adobe Premiere on your personal computer.
    • We will practice video editing with Adobe Premiere but you are allowed to use any video editing software for the video assignment.
    • If you have trouble installing and using Adobe Premiere, please let me know ASAP or let me know what your alternative video editing option would be.
  2. Video Storytelling
  3. Pre-production
  4. Production: Video shooting on location
  5. Review Blog Post 9 Digital Video Story Assignment
  6. This Week:
    • Wednesday [ZOOM]: Guest Speaker Mary Jung, UW Video Producer/Director
    • Friday: Basic Editing with Adobe Premiere. Follow instructions and instruction videos WordPress course blog and practice basic video editing.
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Week 13 Monday [Apr. 20 Zoom]

Overview

  1. 🌟Reminder: Get Adobe access, needed for next 2 weeks
  2. Today:
    1. Live-tweeting practice peer review + Discuss live-tweeting ideas (if not decided)
    2. Visualization with Mapping
    3. Review the Google My Maps assignment
  3. Wednesday [Self-Paced]: Quiz 3 + Work on your Google My Maps
  4. Friday [Self-Paced]: Practice using Canva to create Instagram posts to promote your blog posts 2, 3, 4, 5, & 7.
  5. 🌟Option: For the video production assignment: You can work in a team of two or individually to create a video story that is between 2 and 4 minutes.
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Week 12 Friday [Apr.17 Zoom]

Overview

  1. Reminders – by this weekend (Sun. 4/19):
    1. Post a live-tweeting event for blog post 6 on WyoCourses
    2. Finish the live-tweeting practice
      1. Peer review on Monday, 4/20
      1. Screenshots and word doc are acceptable. Read the instructions before doing this practice.
    3. Submit the social media management critique
  2. From today till next week: New module πŸ‘‰Data & Information Visualization in Journalism and Strategic Communication
  3. Today: Data journalism
  4. Next Week:
    1. Monday: Zoom on visualizing with mapping
    2. Wednesday: Self-paced class
      1. Quiz 3 on social media and information visualization (take by Sunday, Apr. 26)
      2. In-Class Time to Work on Blog Post 7 Google My Maps Project
    3. Friday: Self-paced lesson
      1. Review Canva
      2. Practice using Canva to create instagram graphic for Blog Post 8 (Instagram Promotion)
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Week 12 Wednesday [Apr.15 Self-Paced]

Overview

  1. Review the most popular tips ranked by you and your peers about using social media for journalism, PR, and advertising.
  2. In-class assignment: Social media management critique
  3. Friday: Zoom class on information visualization
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Week 12 Monday [Apr.13 Self-Paced]

Overview

  • This Week:
    • Monday & Wednesday: Self-paced learning
    • Friday: Zoom
  • Post the event for blog post 6 (Live Tweeting) on WyoCourses by this weekend.
  • Professional Uses of Twitter
  • In-Class Assignment: Practice Live Tweeting.
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Week 11 Wednesday [4/8 Self-Paced]

Overview

  1. Short write on crowdsourcing
  2. Today: We will review online articles that provide tips on social media for journalists, PR, and advertising careers.
  3. Review Blog Post 6 Live Tweeting Assignment.
  4. For Friday [Zoom]: Guest Lecturer, Anna Rader, Digital Media Manager at Wyoming Public Media
  5. Next Week:
    1. MW. Self-Paced Classes: Live tweeting practice on a speech on YouTube + Social media management in-class assignment
    2. Fri. Zoom Class: Information Visualization
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