Educational Resources

It’s crazy how fast things are moving in our industry. Five years ago, there were just a handful of places teaching web video journalism. Now, there are plenty of fine institutions where you can learn how to make video journalism for the web. Here’s a list of programs we recommend:

Workshops

Maine Media Workshops and College http://www.mainemedia.edu/ The Frontline Club - UK http://www.frontlineclub.com/training/ PBS Backpack Journalism Workshop http://www.pbs.org/now/shows/440/Journalism-Workshop.html UNC Multimedia Bootcamp http://bootcamp.jomc.unc.edu/ Barefoot Workshops http://www.barefootworkshops.org/ MediaStorm www.mediastorm.com Poynter Institute for Media Studies http://about.poynter.org/training Kalish Workshops http://www.kalishworkshop.org/ Platypus Workshops http://digitaljournalist.org/platypus-video-workshops.html

Colleges and Universities

American University’s Backpack Journalism Project http://www.american.edu/soc/backpack/ University of California- Berkeley http://journalism.berkeley.edu/ Columbia University http://www.journalism.columbia.edu/ Missouri School of Journalism http://journalism.missouri.edu/ UNC School of Journalism http://www.jomc.unc.edu/ Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern http://www.medill.northwestern.edu Syracuse S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication http://newhouse.syr.edu/ University of Florida School of Journalism http://www.jou.ufl.edu Indiana University School of Journalism http://journalism.indiana.edu/ University of Arizona School of Journalism http://journalism.arizona.edu/ Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication http://cronkite.asu.edu/ University of Texas School of Journalism http://journalism.utexas.edu/ University of Maryland Phillip Merrill College of Journalism http://www.merrill.umd.edu/ The Documentary Center at George Washington University http://smpa.gwu.edu/doccenter Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University http://cds.aas.duke.edu/ The Documentary Film Program at Wake Forest University http://www.wfu.edu/documentary/ The New School Documentary Studies Program http://www.newschool.edu/docstudies/ Ryerson University http://www.ryerson.ca/graduate/documentarymedia/ Things are changing so fast that there may be more educational institutions that we haven’t mentioned. If we left out any school or workshop teaching video journalism on a high level, please let us know at info@storyhunter.tv