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ENG 3500 Advanced Reporting and Writing: Cyberspace, Databases, and Other Sources
3.0 Hours; 3.0 Credits

This course builds on students' basic reporting and writing skills by developing their abilities to gather information from such sources as the World Wide Web; corporate, government, and other documents and databases; and not-so-accessible people. The course also introduces students to more advanced interpretive story forms. Through in-class exercises in the computer news lab and through stories students pursue outside of class, students strengthen their skills in developing story ideas, researching them thoroughly, structuring stories.

Prerequisite or Corequisite: ENG 2500 or 3050