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Capstone - Create your own professional journalistic portfolio

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About

This Capstone - Create your own professional journalistic portfolio offered by Coursera in partnership with Michigan State University is part of Become a Journalist - Report the News! Specialization.

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Overview

This is it! It is time for YOU to be the journalist, and practice and display the skills you have learned through this Capstone - Create your own professional journalistic portfolio offered by Coursera in partnership with Michigan State University journey. You will create your own professional journalistic portfolio, culminating in the creation of your own news report from start to finish. 

The programme

You will go through all the steps and skills used by professional journalists: conceptualizing a news report idea, reporting, interviewing, researching, and then compiling the information for an audience. 

Your learner community, along with the Michigan State Journalism team, will be with you every step of the way. Having a professional portfolio will help you market yourself as a journalist, showing off your work product, as well as practice and hone your journalistic skill set. You will receive an exclusive premium "Journalism" badge for social media, to display your Capstone completion.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Capstone news report portfolio: the start!
  • Capstone news report portfolio: News gathering
  • Capstone news report portfolio: Interviewing sources
  • Capstone news report portfolio: Assembling your news
  • Capstone news report portfolio: The final product!

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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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    Free
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  • National

    Free
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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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