While iPhones could be a tool for students to experiment with mobile journalism, the journalism school at the University of Missouri is making the device a requirement for new students for another reason entirely: the institute is going to make its lectures available for free on iTunes.
Is this requirement necessary, asks Deborah Potter, especially if students can access them through iTunes.
But a good free resource for non-Missouri students too.
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