Covering Government and Politics

COM JO 511

This class provides instruction in the covering the legislative process, analyzing data, interviewing, and developing beats. Students will learn writing techniques to help readers understand significance issues. Guest lectures, readings and exercises explore the dynamics of political and public affairs reporting. Taken in tandem with JO546 (Filing for Newspapers) as part of the Boston Statehouse Program and offered separately to graduate and undergraduate broadcast majors in coordination with the broadcast department. 4 cr, either sem.

SPRG 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Staff COM B27 M 9:00 am-12:00 pm WebReg Restricted
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