Students will demonstrate ability to employ various research methods to collect and analyze quantitative data and qualitative information for news. Such methods include, but are not limited to court and other public documents, surveys, and computer databases.
Students will apply ethical standards to assess data and information for accuracy, reliability, and relevance.
Freedom of Information
Students will understand and defend the value of freedom of information and freedom of speech in the marketplace of ideas.
Students will employ research techniques and to contextualize, evaluate, and organize data and information. Such methods include, but are not limited to the use of computer spreadsheets and databases.