Learn journalistic techniques and stylistic tricks to help communicate concisely and persuasively while developing your unique style and perspective.
Students will develop and enhance their journalism skills, learn best practices for a changing professional environment and use New York City as the context for reporting and writing on a wide range of issues, from the personal to societal.
2020欧洲杯预选赛赛程Throughout the course, students will work on developing strong research and critical thinking skills through instruction and practice in interviewing, researching and fact-checking. Students will also learn how to develop their own voices on a wide range of issues, from the personal to societal: how to be funny, surprise or go against the crowd. The course will explore how to harness facts to bolster a point of view and hone analytical prowess. In addition, masters of the craft will help students sharpen pitches as well as share tips to get published.
2020欧洲杯预选赛赛程This course is taught by a wide variety of Faculty who will imbue the general syllabus with a focus on their own areas of journalistic and topical expertise.
2020欧洲杯预选赛赛程Summer Academy enables students to dive deep into a course of study, sharpening skills for their academic and professional futures. Each course is carefully designed to suit student interests and encourage intellectual curiosity.
Materials Fee: $245
Tuition & Financial Aid Details
Please note: All information is subject to change at the discretion of The School of The New York Times.
2020欧洲杯预选赛赛程Students will learn how to determine what information is and is not newsworthy, gain skills for how to be discerning about sources and be challenged to step into the reader’s shoes.
2020欧洲杯预选赛赛程As part of the course, industry professionals will share their experiences, tips and wisdom and help acclimate students to the current state of Op-Ed journalism.
Students will compose a well-reported, well-written and fact-checked Op-Ed piece in the style of The New York Times.
Site visits will vary based on the instructors and terms. Previous courses have visited: OpEd Project, Columbia Graduate School of Journalism, City Hall and New York City neighborhoods and art centers. Students will also have the opportunity to visit The New York Times newsroom and/or The Times printing press.
2020欧洲杯预选赛赛程Speakers and lecturers will vary with the instructors and terms. Previous speakers include: Clyde Haberman (Journalist, The New York Times), Mara Gay (Opinion Board Member, The New York Times), Amy Herman (Author: “The Art of Perception”), Paul Holmes (CEO for North America for Finsbury Global Strategic Communications and former global editor of Reuters) and Helen Olen (OpEd Contributor, Washington Post).
Term dates and course availability depend heavily on instructors’ schedules. Several Intensive and Exploration courses will be offered in more than one term this year.Full Schedule
2020欧洲杯预选赛赛程June 21 – July 3
2020欧洲杯预选赛赛程Rising 11-12, Graduating SeniorsTerm Closed
2020欧洲杯预选赛赛程July 5 – July 17
Rising 11-12, Graduating SeniorsTerm Open
The City is Our Classroom
With New York City or Washington DC as their campus, students have access to all that these cities have to offer through field trips, site visits and events.Learn More
2020欧洲杯预选赛赛程Summer Academy students have the option of living on campus in a university dormitory or commuting to class from their local residence.Learn More
2020欧洲杯预选赛赛程University dining halls or meal plans offer a variety of healthy options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.Learn More
Our instructors are award-winning New York Times journalists, industry experts and thought leaders who will guide students through a wide range of disciplines.Learn More
2020欧洲杯预选赛赛程“I took the Opinion Writing course because I wanted to learn how to better articulate my opinions in a succinct and coherent way that would ultimately help me be a voice for good in my community. ”Hyuntae, Concord, Massachusetts