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COMM-564 Documentary Storytelling for Social Change (3) Course Level: Undergraduate/Graduate

Documentary Storytelling for Social Change (3) In this course students learn about the tradition of documentary storytelling for social justice work. The course provides a foundation about the theoretical understanding of the role of narrative/storytelling and persuasion; examines case studies that provide evidence of research, story, and social change strategy; and teaches students how to create their own work involving the intersection of social issues, nonfiction storytelling, and social advocacy and grassroots engagement strategy. Usually Offered: spring. Permission: instructor.