Advanced Broadcast Reporting

Advanced Broadcast Reporting
In-depth broadcast news coverage of major public issues and trends. Formats may include daily news reports, series, and documentaries.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 5.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesCOMMS 385
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring Contact Department, Summer Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining COMMS 486
Course Outcomes

Storytelling Techniques

Students will demonstrate proficiency in the techniques of visual and aural storytelling by creating advanced-level broadcast news stories.

Professional Preparation

Understanding the nature of changes in the broadcast profession, students will create portfolios of their work in order to gain employment.


Students will employ and defend ethical principles expected in a free and diverse society.


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