|Journalism: Publishing Across Media teaches the principles, practices and styles used in traditional and new media. It explains core journalism concepts in a student-friendly way to high school learners in first-year Journalism and Communication programs. In contrast to other journalism texts, this text stresses the importance of telling stories through visual and audio elements, as well as the written and spoken word. Examples of student and professional work accompany the text.
- Writers' Workshops in each chapter lead students through a process that emphasizes writing for an audience, develops students' writing ability, and trains them for future editorial leadership.
- Journalism Style activities at the end of each chapter teach students the skills they need to create written copy in accepted journalism style.
- The text includes abundant examples and assignments derived from real-life high school publishing situations to help create strong writers and editors who are grounded in journalistic values, ethics, and practices.
The Online Learning Suite for Journalism: Publishing Across Media offers a complete learning package that is accessible through any Internet-enabled device, including computers, smartphones, and tablets. Students can study in the classroom or on the go: whenever or wherever it is most convenient.
Instructional materials included are:
All content from the print textbook is included with exact page reproductions to ensure that students do not miss any important information or illustrations. Navigation is easy with a linked table of contents, and the search function helps students to easily find information.
Online Style Exercises
The online style exercises allow students to print and complete their assignments by hand, or they can provide answers using digital form fields and then e-mail their finished assignment for grading.
Activities that correspond to textbook content are readily available on this special website that provides a means of attracting student attention while increasing comprehension and retention of key concepts. Vocabulary games, e-flash cards, and matching activities are examples of the included content. The option to print or e-mail answers promotes easy grading.
|Bundle includes a copy of the Student Textbook and Online Learning Suite 6yr. Classroom Subscription. Minimum quantity of 15 must be purchased.
|The instructor's edition contains the full student text plus additional pages rich with resources to help instructors successfully plan and teach this course. Introductory materials help instructors quickly get acquainted with the components in the teaching package. Tips for beginning journalism advisers and other instructional strategies are also provided. Answer keys are included for sections of the student edition. Sample instructional pacing charts offer a recommended schedule for both a semester-length and year-long course.
|The ExamView® Assessment Suite allows you to quickly and easily create, administer, and score paper and online tests. The ExamView® Assessment Suite includes the ExamView® Test Generator, ExamView® Test Manager, and ExamView® Test Player. This product includes 17 test banks with a total of 820 questions.
Windows®: Windows® 7 or Windows 8 (32 or 64 bit); Intel® Pentium® IV Processor 2GHz or higher (or equivalent); 512 MB RAM; 500 MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
Macintosh®: Mac OS® 10.7, 10.8, 10.9, or 10.10; Intel® Processor 2GHz or higher; 32-bit and 64-bit Kernel and Extensions; 512 MB RAM; 300 MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
|Individual License. This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 17 chapters, comprising over 610 slides of instructional material.
The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer.
Windows®: Intel® Pentium® II or compatible processor, Windows® 2000/XP/7/8, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Internet Explorer® (6 or higher), allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). *Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
Macintosh®: PowerPC® G4, G5 or Intel® processor, Mac OS® X v10.X, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Safari® (2.0 or higher), allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download for Mac OS® 9.X), Adobe® Reader® (free download). *Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
|The Online Instructor Resources, 6yr. Subscription provides 6 years of individual access to the classroom support materials used most, all in one convenient location. Included are the online textbook, style exercises, Instructor’s Edition, answer keys, tips for beginning journalism advisers and instructional strategies, in addition to Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® and ExamView® Assessment Suite.