Week 2 Telling True Stories: How and why do we represent reality?
Week 3 News Values and News Cultures: What is news and who decides?
Week 4 The Fourth Estate and a Free Press: Does Democracy need a free press?
Week 5 Failings of the Fourth Estate: Is news propaganda?
Week 6 Failings of the Fourth Estate: Are tabloids evil?
Week 7 Reviving the Fourth Estate: Is transparency a news value?
Week 8 Reviving the Fourth Estate and advocacy: Is objectivity biased?
Week 9 Reviving the Fourth Estate: Participation and the Public Sphere
Week 10 Reviving the Fourth Estate: Comedy, satire and infotainment
Week 11 Reviving the Fourth Estate: Curating, aggregating and distribution
Week 12 Conclusion: Does news have a future?
though all this topic write 1800 word individual research project on a question related to the key ideas
and concepts that we are studying in this unit. You will be expected to devise your own research
question however, suggested topics and approaches will discussed the lecture and tutorials.
please tell me which topic you wanna do and i will send you some reading