Fundamentals of Journalism. Course covers the principles, ethics, role and responsibility of journalists and news outlets; history, law, and economics of the industry. Students are also introduced to the challenges of newsgathering, writing, and publishing to audiences in an ever-evolving landscape of multi-media, digital and social platforms.
Program Learning Outcomes
Comprehend theoretical foundations of the communication process, models, and forms.
Recognize the interplay of self and other(s) in interactions.
Understand the importance of choice in codes and modes of communication to achieve goal-driven outcomes
Demonstrate appropriate and effective strategies for communicating in given situations