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Journalism in Practice (301-0-24)


Arts & Culture Audio Reporting in Chicago


Arionne Alyssa Nettles

Meeting Info

McCormick Foundation Ctr 2111: Tues, Thurs 10:00AM - 12:30PM

Overview of class

As one of the country's largest cultural hubs, Chicago's reputation as a powerhouse for arts innovation is shown through its wide variety of museums, galleries, performance venues, and historic landmarks. The course will combine this rich cultural history with audio reporting, emphasizing interviewing, scripting, and producing sound-rich stories. Students will report news spots, vox, and news features and will hear from some of the city's finest arts & culture reporters.

Class Materials (Required)


Class Attributes

Attendance at 1st class mandatory
Prerequisites apply, see description
No Freshmen

Enrollment Requirements

Enrollment Requirements: Pre-req: JOUR 201-1, 201-2, and Medill sophomore or junior standing Pre-req: JOUR 201-1, 201-2, and Medill sophomore standing.