Students of Mass Communication department, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU), Anambra State, Nigeria, packaged a photo-article projecting the girl-child in rural communities in Africa. The 300 level students (2017/2018 class) believe that the rural girl-child is truly a “Dancing Queen.” This project was packaged for the online edition of their rural community newspaper. When ABBA […]
Students of Mass Communication Department, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU) have taken the practical aspect of one of their courses to another level. The students were told to produce short films of not more that 15 minutes. What they did will wow you. These 200 level students then made it a short film festival. They […]
Provide the interview you conducted with news sources as you were instructed in class. Don’t forget to write your name, registration number and quiz number. Remember the Sunday deadline for the interview with Hostel/Lodge mayors/presidents, and the Monday deadline for the interview with staff of the university.
Write a human interest feature story of not less than four paragraphs. Also provide the interview we discussed in class. Make sure you write your name, registration number and quiz number. Only those who were in class for the last lecture should do this quiz. Provide your answers as a response to this post.
This is a task given to 300 level students of Mass Communication, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU). It was a Rural Community Newspaper Production Field Work. While others were enjoying the Easter break, these students were told to capture creative images that reflect Easter in a rural area. The project is entitled “Memories of Easter.” […]
Students of Mass Communication Department, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU) were told to use photographs to depict any issue in the society. They chose various themes and took photographs that discussed their chosen themes in various ways. It was a creative class where students were told to “speak using pictures” after which they were told […]
This is part of our lecture on rural community newspaper contents. Recall that we said the rural community newspapers should have unique contents to appeal to the kind of audience they are targeting. The online version of rural community newspaper also has video clips to make the publication more exciting. Here is a content quiz […]
Students of a University in the South east geopolitical zone were told to produce creative photograph expressing ‘Water Scarcity’. Members of that particular class were grouped into different creative teams for this task. This is just the first phase of the task. In this first phase, the theme of the class activity is “Water Scarcity’. […]
Recall that we have been focusing on understanding the community upon which you are to premise your rural community newspaper. You cannot successfully operate a community newspaper without understanding the community and their people. Community journalism is what you are required to do while operating a rural community newspaper. Community journalism is that serves the […]
This quiz is for those who did the mid-term quiz. It is section C of the Mid-Term Quiz. Recall that we have discussed film review and Music review. We discussed what the preliminary information of a film review should contain. We also looked at movie review preliminary information. We have also discussed the thesis statement […]
Welcome to the new semester. Recall that we introduced the course – Writing For The Mass Media – today. We looked at the course outline and commenced with the definition of basic concepts such as mass media, mass media writing and news. We discussed the hard news and soft news. We also looked at the […]