Research Journalism : Global Intervention and Transparency

Course Information
TitleΕρευνητική Δημοσιογραφία : Παγκόσμια Διαφθορά και Διαφάνεια / Research Journalism : Global Intervention and Transparency
FacultyEconomic and Political Sciences
SchoolJournalism and Mass Communications
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorSophia Kaitatzi-Whitlock
Course ID600012805

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Interactive excersises
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
Laboratory Work8
Reading Assigment8
Written assigments16
Other / Others15
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative, Summative)
  • Report (Formative, Summative)
  • Παραγωγή ωριαίας ραδιοφωνικής εκπομπής
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
[1] Ιgnacio Ramonet, (2011), ‘H Έκρηξη της Δημοσιογραφίας’, Αθήνα, Εκδόσεις του Εικοστού Πρώτου. [2] Charles Lewis, (2007), ‘The Growing Importance of Nonprofit Journalism’, The Joan Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy, Harvard University. [3] Robert Jensen, (2013), ‘We Are All Apocalyptic Now: On the Possibilities of Teaching, Preaching, Reporting, Writing and Speaking Out: Moral Responsibilities in Crisis Times’, Monkey Wrench Books, Austin, Texas. [4] Andy Greenberg, (2012), ‘This Machine Kills Secrets: How Wikileakers, Hacktivistists and Cypherpunks Aim to Free the World’s Information’, Virgin Books, Croydon.
Additional bibliography for study
ΒΙΒΛΙΟΓΡΑΦΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΔΙΚΤΥΑΚΟΙ ΤΟΠΟΙ ΩΣ ΥΛΙΚΟ ΕΡΓΑΣΙΩΝ Bernard Poulet ‘Το Τέλος των Εφημερίδων και το Μέλλον της Ενημέρωσης’, (2009), Αθήνα. Πόλις Bill Kovach & Rosenstiel Tom (2004), ‘Εισαγωγή στη Δημοσιογραφία: Τι πρέπει να γνωρίζουν οι άνθρωποι των Μέσων και τι να αναμένει η Κοινή Γνώμη’, Αθήνα Καστανιώτης Chris Sherman & Gary Price, (2003), ‘Uncovering Information Sources Search Engines Can’t See’, Medford - New Jersey, Cyber-Age Books, CIMA Research Report (2007 / 2012), ‘Global Investigative Journalism’, Washington, Center for International Media Assistance – National Endowment for Democracy, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, (2001), ‘New Study Indicates Soft News and Critical Journalism are Eroding Audiences and Weakening Democracy’, Joan Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy, Harvard University James L. Aucoin, (2005), ‘The Evolution of American Investigative Journalism’, Columbia & London, The University of Missouri Press Janet Colodzy, ‘Δημοσιογραφία της Σύγκλισης’, Αθήνα, Κλειδάριθμος John Lloyd, (2004), ‘What the Media Are Doing to Our Politics’, London, Constable & Robinson. Meyer Philip, (1971), ‘Precision Journalism: A Reporter’s Introduction to Social Science Methods’, Indiana University Press, Bloomington & London Paul Mason, (2015), ‘Μετα-καπιταλισμός’, Αθήνα, Καστανιώτης Sophia Kaitatzi-Whitlock, (2014), ‘Changing Media Ontology and the Polity’, 1st chapter in ‘Nouvaux Ecrans, Nouvelle Regulation?’, P.F. Docquir & M. Hanot (eds), Brussels, Larcier Ιγνάσιο Ραμονέ, (1999), ‘Η Τυραννία των ΜΜΕ’, Αθήνα, Πόλις Σοφία Καϊτατζή-Γουίτλοκ, (2003), Η Επικράτεια των Πληροφοριών, Κριτική, Αθήνα Σοφία Καϊτατζή-Γουίτλοκ, (2010), Μορφές και Μέσα Πολιτικής Επικοινωνίας’, University Studio Press Σοφία Καϊτατζή-Γουίτλοκ, (2012), ‘Επικοινωνία: Θεωρία στην Πράξη’, Νέα Σύνορα – Λιβάνης Δικτυακοί Τόποι International Consortium of Investigative Journalism (ICIJ), International Consortium of Investigative Journalism (ICIJ),, Panama Papers: Politicians, Criminals and the Rogue Industry that Hides their Cash Professional definitions - ‎Examples - ‎Notable examples - ‎See also The Bureau of Investigative Journalism The Bureau of Investigative Journalism pursues research, investigations, reporting and analysis to help educate the public about the realities of power. BBC Academy - Journalism - Investigative journalism Centre for Investigative Journalism The Centre for Investigative Journalism (CIJ) is a charity that champions critical, in-depth reporting and the defence of the public interest. Investigative Journalism | City University London How to: get started in investigative journalism | How to ... Investigative journalism | Media | The Guardian
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