Covering Government and Politics

COM JO 511

This class provides instruction in covering state government, including legislative process, analyzing data, interviewing, and developing beats. Students learn how to write so that readers understand significant issues. Guest lectures, readings, and exercises explore the dynamics of political and public affairs reporting. Taken in the same semester as JO546 (Statehouse Program) as part of the Boston Statehouse Program. Class is open to journalism majors in all specializations. 4 cr, either sem.

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Bayles BRB 122 M 9:00 am-12:00 pm

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