COMM 315 - Advanced Reporting Topics

Description
Prerequisites: COMM 100, 205, 362 and Junior Standing and above.This course offers in-depth attention to the challenges of writing complex stories characterized by careful research, use of sources, interviewing, and reporting and writing. Students examine writing for a "lay" audience in such areas as science and technology, finance, government, and religion.Students will broaden their writing and research experience.Can be repeated once with a different topic. Second completion can count as major elective in MJRN. Class Notes: This course asks students to synthesize their journalism and storytelling skills by reporting on social justice stories via profiles, trends and more. This course offers in-depth attention to the challenges of writing complex stories characterized by careful research, use of sources, interviewing, and reporting and writing. Students examine writing for a "lay" audience in such areas as science and technology, finance, government, and religion.Students will broaden their writing and research experience.Can be repeated once with a different topic. Second completion can count as major elective in MJRN. This class satisfies the Engaged Learning requirement in the Fieldwork category. This is a writing intensive class. Enrollment Requirements: Prerequisites: COMM 100, 205, 362 , Junior Standing and above. Grad students in DMST are also eligible to enroll.
Credits
3
Attributes
Engaged Learning
Recent Professors
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017
Offered
MWF, W
Avg. Class Size
16
Avg. Sections
1