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Courses - Spring 2022
JOUR
Journalism Department Site
JOUR628N
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Specialized Topics in News Writing and Reporting; Reporting on Journalists Imprisoned Overseas
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud, S-F
Prerequisite: JOUR620.

In this course, students will dip into national security and diplomatic reporting by learning to research the context, laws and international pressure surrounding an individual journalist imprisoned in a particular country. Students will learn how to find sources and conduct interviews with diplomats, experts, reporters and family members living overseas while never leaving College Park.