Minor in Journalism Studies - Foundations of Journalism JOUR 1001X/Y    Foundations of Journalism
This course gives students a theoretical and practical introduction to journalism. In the lecture component, students examine the principles and evolution of journalism. They gain an understanding of the role of journalists in society, and the political and legal environment in which they operate. The tutorial port of the course teaches students how to write imaginative and interesting prose using correct English and effective storytelling methods. Students have frequent writing assignments and have their work assessed by professional journalists.
NOTES: Credit can only be given for this course if X and Y are completed in consecutive terms. Partial credit cannot be given for a single term.
FORMAT COMMENTS: Meets full Writing Requirement.