Class I, Thursday, August 31, 2000, 1:30 p.m.
Discussion: Introduction--Defining the terms: journalism and the Internet. Review reporting and journalism rules and conventions.
Reading: PBS.org's "Networking the Nerds," "Serving the Suits," and "Wiring the World"; Livinginternet.com's
"Why the Internet is important."
Writing: How is the Internet different from other media? (a few hundred words)
Research: Find five websites in your area of interest; record process in journal.