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News Reporting

Course Code JO-211
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week 6
Course Availability: Open
Description: News Reporting, the core reporting course in the fast-track journalism program, is designed to help the student develop a basic proficiency level in journalistic reporting and writing techniques. Starting with a simple news story and proceeding to feature and profile writing and coverage of municipal affairs, students develop journalistic writing and reporting skills through continual practice. Some class discussions will focus on critical analysis of professional publications. Students will also undertake research on the Internet. Professional journalists visit classes to discuss the jobs and current issues in journalism. *Minimum C grade required