This program is designed for students who have had substantial broadcast reporting training and experience and who want to further their careers in in-depth public affairs reporting. Students will combine computer-assisted reporting and advanced reporting projects with substantive work in related fields, for example public policy, economics, political science, etc. The goal is to produce reporters with in-depth knowledge and advanced journalistic skills who can work in a variety of settings.
One from the following (3 Credits):
Two courses in an area of specialization; selected with approval of adviser. Courses should be selected in order to provide students with deeper understanding of issues/institutions that they may cover.