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  • Sample Courses

    Advanced Reporting and News Writing

    JRN 102 (3)

    Reporting techniques and intensive experience in identifying news sources, interviewing, researching, and constructing the story. Practice in a variety of types of journalistic writing.

    Ethics & Legalities

    JRN 110 (3)

    Giving a voice to society's most important issues carries with it a responsibility to be fair, honest and impartial. This course will examine the principles of ethical journalism as well as a writer's legal liability from copyright and fair use to the First Amendment.

    Journalistic Research

    JRN 111 (3)

    一道本不卡免费高清Research is a core skill for journalists and this course will allow students to develop strategies and methods for their own research process. Classes will focus on the identification of primary and secondary sources, ethical issues and the importance of objectivity in research, working with news and PR agencies, data management, data mining and the use of new media research options

    Photojournalism

    JRN 112 (3)

    This course will introduce students to photojournalism as a powerful form of visual storytelling that has a unique place in both new and traditional media. Students will learn to identify basic photojournalism principles, edit and caption their work,understand the ethics of news gathering and create a portfolio of work that will include single story and photo essay production.

    Editing

    JRN 115 (3)

    An introduction to text editing that will examine the accuracy, style and format of texts and their preparation for broadcast, print or new media. The course will include copy revision techniques to preserve the author’s voice, fact verification, grammar and style review, recognition of libel and working with house styles.

    Sports Reporting

    JRN 116 (3)

    一道本不卡免费高清No longer confined to the back pages of print media, sports journalism is now a multi-platform discipline and plays an important role in the sport industry. This course will include a range of sports writing, from features to social media, and explore topics such as commercialization and the gap between men’s and women’s sports.

    Public Relations

    JRN 122 (3)

    一道本不卡免费高清The course looks at the practice of public relations, its use and purpose in corporate, organizational and public fields, and offers practical writing and planning skills. Students will create press releases, write for different media, create campaigns and press kits and learn to use social media and blogs to further corporate communication. The course will also cover media training and press conferences, event planning, crisis PR, ethics and the law and public relations.

    In-depth Social Issue Reporting

    JRN 130 (3)

    An advanced Journalism class on in-depth reporting on current social issues that impact local communities. Social issues such as health, education, race relations or the environment will be explored through reporting techniques that include surveying local communities, computer-aided reporting, database information analysis and in-the-field interviews.

    Internship

    JRN 197 (3-9)

    Internship site is to be selected and agreed upon by both student and Program Director. For majors only. Student must be able to provide own transportation to internship site. May be repeated for credit.