The course is included in these curricula and study modules

The course takes place in period

2 (2019-10-28 to 2019-12-31)


Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim is to understand the working dynamics in a news room.

Learning outcomes

The knowledge of how to work in a news room.

Course contents

News criteria, research, sources and ethics. Course consists of lectures, assignments and tasks.

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Previous course names


Additional information

Examinator: Gunnar Tång / SSKH

Recommended or required reading

Contact examinator for litterature in english.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 45 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 75 hours
  • Individual studies - 13 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment requirements

Participation in lectures and assignments.


Nåls Jan

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

The timetable of the course

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Course enrolment period

2019-10-14 to 2019-11-10

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