Journalism education needs to incorporate more “new skills” to catch up with what is expected of the next generation of journalists.
This is an observation based on a comparison of skills emphasized by media professionals and skills being taught in journalism schools.
This blog looks at 25 skills and, for the purpose of comparison and analysis, puts them into two categories...
1: "Old Skills"
2: "New Skills"
The question to journalist practitioners and learners is "how much of the "new" skills are incorporated in your curriculum?"