Basic Competency in Journalistic Writing
Students demonstrate basic skill in the craft of journalistic storytelling.
Basic Competency in Journalistic Research
Students demonstrate basic skills in interviewing, information gathering, and analyzing sources of information.
Application of Skills to the Production and Presentation of Journalistic Projects
Students produce a portfolio of journalistic work that may include news stories, Web or print magazine pieces, documentary films, podcasts, or other journalistic works.
Understanding of Basic Concepts in Media Theory and Media Literacy
Students demonstrate basic skills in media analysis, including being able to critique a mass media product such as a newspaper, newscast, news website, or social media platform. Students develop an understanding of journalism and mass communication theories.