J 336F J 336F. Social Media Journalism. 3 Hours.
The role of journalism in emerging digital social networks, examining current and traditional theories about social media as a form of journalism. Practice in the use of live chatting, tagging, geotagging, wikis, Twitter, Flickr, and digital avatars as news-gathering techniques. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Journalism 336F and 349T (Topic: Social Media Journalism) may not both be counted.