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COMMUNICATION

COMM-724
Reporting of Public Affairs (3)

Course Level: Graduate

Professional training in news gathering, writing, interviewing, producing, and editing on-deadline news stories, with a focus on and in Washington, D.C., and emphasis on coverage of domestic and international issues. Students develop research and ethical reporting skills for in-depth assignments across media platforms, learning the mission of journalism in democracy. Usually offered every fall. Prerequisite: admission to graduate journalism program or permission of school.