Advanced Print Reporting

Advanced Print Reporting
News coverage of government, courts, education, business, international, or legal issues.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 1.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesCOMMS 384
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring Contact Department, Summer Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining COMMS 420
Course Outcomes

Source Evaluation

Students will demonstrate a high-level ability to evaluate the relative value and reliability of news information coming from a variety of sources, including anonymous and other sources.

Enterprise Journalism

Students will understand the pitfalls and merits of investigative journalism and apply ethical standards in producing news reporting that benefits the community.


Students will demonstrate professional-level writing skill in researching, writing and producing journalism content that has constructive purpose, depth, and perspective.


Students will ensure editorial contect reflects a diversity of viewpoints and is representatitve of all people.