Beat Reporting and Community News Coverage
JOUR383 (Liberal Arts) Beat Reporting and Community News Coverage 3 hrs. 3 crs. Introduction to the skills and journalistic concerns associated with working as a beat reporter covering local news. Routines and practices involved in covering a number of regular community beats, strategies for doing specialty reporting, and hands-on reporting experience covering a beat for a local newspaper or student publication. Preq: JOUR 280 or ENG 280 or JOUR 281 or ENG 281.