COMMUNICATION

COMM-050
Boot Camp for Journalists (0)

Course Level: Graduate

This non-credit course introduces students to the M.A. in Journalism program, to Washington, D.C., and to basic digital skill sets. The intense schedule focuses on information gathering, writing, reporting and producing for a variety of media platforms. Emphasis is on fundamentals of critical thinking news judgment, interviewing, ethics and verification - all against a backdrop of a changing media industry. Usually offered every summer. Prerequisite: admission to the graduate journalism program.