Category Archives: 4814

Multimedia Sports Journalism

  • Data Portal: A collection of publicly available databases

    Posted on April 13, 2015 by in 4462, 4802, 4804, 4806, 4814, 4992, 7802, Help Files

    City of Columbia Real-time 911 Fire & Rescue Dispatch Columbia Police Dispatch (6-hour delayed) State of Missouri Missouri State Auditor’s Website Missouri Department of Elementary & Secondary Education Missouri School Directory Non-public schools information report Non-public Title I Schools report Missouri Department of Natural Resources – Water levels in lakes & rivers MU Institutional Research […]

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  • Policy on anonymous sources

    Posted on December 8, 2014 by in 4804, 4806, 4814, 4992, 7802, Convergence Resources, Help Files, MSJ

    Anonymity threatens a newspaper’s credibility.  Our newsrooms’ compact with its audience is bound by the credibility.  That’s why using anonymous sources should clear the highest barriers. All anonymous quotes and citations MUST be cleared by a faculty editor unless prevented by time factors.  Reporters MUST reveal the source to their editors.  Failure to do so […]

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  • Getting started with Final Cut: Creating a Library in FCPX

    Posted on September 9, 2014 by in 4804, 4806, 4814, 4992, 7802, Help Files

      Final works off storage areas it calls the library. This is a change from last year’s version of Final Cut. Every student needs to have his or her own library and every time you sit down to one of the J School computers you need to make sure Final Cut is saving your files […]

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  • Fall 2014 Multimedia Sports quiz schedule

    Posted on September 1, 2014 by in 4814

    There will be eight style quizzes during the semester, mostly front-loaded so that you learn the rules/styles/grammar you’ll be using all semester. These dates are also listed on the schedule page. The quizzes are administered via Blackboard. NOTE: Blackboard is not always stable, so try to use a computer that has a hard wire Ethernet […]

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  • Exporting and Compressing Final Cut Pro X video

    Posted on January 31, 2013 by in 4804, 4806, 4814, Convergence Resources, Help Files

    These steps will help you properly export and compress your Final Cut Pro X video projects before saving them to the Classes Server. All files turned in should be no larger than 50 MB. Following this process should ensure your files are of the proper size. You are subject to having your grade lowered if […]

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  • 4814/7814 Course Policies, Procedures

    Posted on January 22, 2013 by in 4814, MSJ

    Basic Info | Schedule | Syllabus | Policies | Grading Code of Ethics The role of a journalist is to tell the truth, act independently and minimize harm. As such, journalism students are expected to read and comply with with the highest ethical standards. Though various codes have slight differences – you will find they […]

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  • 4814, Multimedia Sports Journalism, Spring 2013

    Posted on January 21, 2013 by in 4814, MSJ

    Basic Info | Schedule | Syllabus | Policies | Grading   Jump to: Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5 Week 6 Week 7 Week 8 Week 9 Week 10 Week 11 Week 12 Week 13 Week 14 Week 15 Week 16 Week 1 — Introductions Mon. Jan. 21:  Holiday, no class. […]

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  • Setting up the Nikon D7000 for shooting video

    Posted on January 7, 2013 by in 4804, 4806, 4814, 4992, 7802, Help Files

    The DSLR camera (digital single lens reflex) has a larger chip than prosumer and even professional grade video cameras. So good, in fact, that television programs, movies and commercials are using them. For news organizations, they can  get both still photography and video from the same device, saving them money. While the visuals from the […]

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  • MSJ Course Assignments and Grading

    Posted on January 18, 2012 by in 4814, MSJ

    Basic Info | Schedule | Syllabus | Policies | Grading Effective fall 2011 – Both graduate and undergraduate students enrolled in this class are subject to plus/minus grading. Your grade will reflect these percentages: Style quizzes: 20% Beginning in Week 2 you will have quizzes on Blackboard. There will be 8-10, each worth 10 – […]

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