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JAP: Constructive Interviewing30038/1894/2021/1/45
Study guide

JAP: Constructive Interviewing

30038/1894/2021/1/45
Academic year 2020-21
Is found in:
  • International programmes Management and Communication
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 4 credits
Co-ordinator: Vissers Nadia
Languages: English
Scheduled for: Semester 1
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).
Possible deadlines for learning account: 15.10.2020 ()
Re-sit exam: is possible.
Compensated fail: This course unit is eligible for compensation according to the compensated fail criteria as determined by the degree programme you are enrolled in.

Caution

This information is subject to possible future changes in the Corona-measures.

Short description

Good interviewing techniques are one of the most important tools of a journalist. In this course you expand your questioning techniques and you learn how to interview respondents for different purposes. You train how to interview in order to gather concise and correct information, how to approach the topic critically and how to construct a personal interview in which your respondent is the main point of interest.
Moreover, we focus on a constructive approach of news and you’re strongly recommended to read ‘Constructive News’ by Ulrik Haagerup.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Educational organisation (text)

Introductory lectures with sample materials.
Progress meetings and feedback sessions after each assignment.

Course content

Good interviewing techniques are one of the most important tools of a journalist. In this course you expand your questioning techniques and you learn how to interview respondents for different purposes. You train how to interview in order to gather concise and correct information, how to approach the topic critically and how to construct a personal interview in which your respondent is the main point of interest.

In class we'll listen to and give feedback on each other's interviews.

Moreover, we focus on a constructive approach of news and you’re strongly recommended to read ‘Constructive News’ by Ulrik Haagerup.



Study material (text): Mandatory

All study material and handouts will be available on Digitap.

Evaluation (text)

Product evaluation of all assignments together: 100%.

There is no oral or written examination.