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About

This Gathering and Developing the News offered by Coursera in partnership with Michigan State University is part of Become a Journalist - Report the News! Specialization.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Journalists develop information through interviews and sources. The most successful journalists quickly master these important skill sets. 

The production of journalism relies on several elements: newsgathering, interviewing sources, researching and trying to find as much information as possible. 

The programme

The Gathering and Developing the News offered by Coursera in partnership with Michigan State University will also teach you how to where to find information, interviewing skills and how to process information from various sources for publication.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Earning and keeping trust
  • Types of sources
  • Interviewing
  • Tools for finding sourcing

Details on Coursera Plus:

  • Learn Anything: Explore any interest or trending topic, take prerequisites, and advance your skills
  • Save money: Spend less money on your learning if you plan to take multiple courses this year
  • Flexible Learning: Learn at your own pace, move between multiple courses, or switch to a different course
  • Unlimited Certificates: Earn a certificate for every learning program that you complete at no additional cost

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 1 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 1 months.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 1 months.

You can choose from hundreds of free courses, or get a degree or certificate at a breakthrough price. You can now select Coursera Plus, an annual subscription that provides unlimited access.

Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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