Journalism

investigation and reporting of events, issues and trends to a broad audience

Journalism is a type of writing. It includes writing for newspapers, news shows on television, news shows on radio, and news magazine.

There are many different news and information jobs in the field of journalism, such as the jobs of newspaper reporter, television news anchor, writer, editor, sub-editor, illustrator, and photographer. People who work in journalism jobs are called journalists.

While various existing codes have some differences, most share common elements including the principles of – truthfulness, accuracy, objectivity, impartiality, fairness and public accountability – as these apply to the acquisition of newsworthy information and its subsequent dissemination to the public.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "APME (Associated Press Managing Editors) – Statement of Ethical Principles". 2008-06-22. Archived from the original on 22 June 2008. Retrieved 2013-03-01.