Jour76012

Topics in Journalism

In-Depth Reporting in Latino Communities

Course Details

This is an intensive capstone course that explores the advanced reporting, writing, organizational, analytical, and critical reasoning skills that are the foundation of in-depth journalism. Each student is assigned an in-depth project about an issue that affects Latino communities in the U.S. Every week students submit a detailed memo of progress. The goal: by the end of the semester each student or team will produce a 2,500 word in-depth article, a 15-minute broadcast or a multimedia project. Only students fluent in Spanish are allowed to register for this course.