Is the journalism degree becoming obsolete?
With all the changes that have rocked the journalism world in the past few years, some wonder whether journalism undergraduate and graduate programs are keeping pace.
IJNet recently talked to Magda Abu-Fadil, a foreign correspondent and director of the Journalism Training Program at the American University of Beirut, who has her doubts about whether traditional journalism school is still necessary. You can read her full interview here.
Can you really pick up what you learn in a year of J-school in a month on the job? If you have a journalism degree, what are you doing to stay current?