Today was the first day of the new semester.
The first subject discussed was the assignment of a 2000 word essay to be followed by a presentation.
The assignment must:
- compare the work of two journalists/photojournalists/documentary makers
- compare specific pieces of work, how they achieved them.
- compare the people, their ethics, motivations and principles
- the essay should be heavy in analysis and comparisons
- should include the sociopolitical impact of the two
- any research should be on blog
- the presentation will last 5 to 10 mins and count for 20% of the mark. 7
Other assessed work:
- Package of industry reflections
- specific reflections set during classes
- notes from sessions
during the second half of the lesson we listened to each class member speak about the two photo journalists chosen from the selection given by John