275 – Video Assignments
Deadlines – April 23 forBrainstorm your video; April 30 for video editing assignment; May 12 for Video Rubric

375- Multimedia Story Package / Deadlines April 9, 23, 30, May 7 & FINAL DUE DATE May 12
Create a multimedia story in a website.Multimedia Story – 300 points Due Monday

Join Twitter and send 10 Tweets – 25 points / DUE April 9
Let me know your handle so I can follow you. Remember, the rule of thirds – 1/3 your tweets, 1/3 retweet or links, 1/3 promotion (your articles, SNC, etc.)

Social Media Report -25 points / DUE April 16
Choose a social media site and be able to share what it is, how it works and how it could be useful to your career, or to a multimedia journalist. Submit a one-page overview that includes:
Number of users
Short history
How it is used
Who owns it
How it could be useful to you in your field, major or career
Any other interesting tidbits
Bring your laptop to class and any adapters you need, so you can present your Social Media Site to the class. Look for links to Top Social Media Sites (for user figures) and Social Media Map (for options). Your choice must be approved by me, so we don’t have any overlap. Do not choose Facebook or Twitter.

275 – AUDIO SOUNDSLIDES PROJECT – Due April 9  Audio Soundslides Rubric


275 & 375 – Audio Interview – due March 5  –Audio Interview – A story      100 point assignment:  Audio Interview Rubric

275 – SEO Worksheet – due Feb. 26 – 10 points

275 & 375 – Photography Slideshow or GalleryDUE on FEB. 26 – 50 points
Instructions & Rubric

275 Blogging Assignment –  100 points – DUE ON MARCH 5
Create a blog that you will be updating throughout this class. Your blog should be created by Feb. 5, after which I will grade 75 points of it. The final 25 points will be added at the end of the semester.

Blog evaluation – to help you create your blog
Blog Worksheet – due Jan. 29
Blog Rubric

Blog Posts Assignment – 100 points
You are required to write 10 posts for your blog during this semester. Some will be assigned; others will be of your own choosing. Each post is worth 10 points.
Blog Posts Rubric
Blog Posts Rubric for 375

Uploads to – 50 points each
Every other week, we will upload Eagle’s Eye stories to the SNC Eagle’s Eye website. Your upload will be graded and is worth 50 points. Here is the SNCEaglesEye  rubric.

375 Online portfolio – 50 points – DUE MARCH 5

375 Social Media for Journalists – 75 points
Copy each week’s quiz score and email to for 10 points each week.
Give a presentation to the class about the key facts that you learned in the course for 25 points.


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