J298 Investigative Reporting Workshop

This seminar will give students the opportunity to pursue individual investigative stories in the public interest. It will be run as a series of practical workshops, delving into the gritty details of each student’s project. Students will be taken through the crucial steps of investigative reporting, from finding a story, preferably within the region, to making the pitch to researching and organizing it into a compelling narrative worthy of publication in a prominent media outlet.

Details

Instructor(s):  

TBA

Time:  Th 2:00 -4:00

Location:  

Class Number:  48156

Section:  11

Units:  2

Length:  

Course Material Fee:  

Enroll Limit:  12

Restrictions & Prerequisites

Prerequisites:
Basic news writing or the equivalent in professional experience is recommended. Preferred candidates for the Fall semester are 2nd year students with an interest in investigative reporting.