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Students learn how businesses behave and how journalists assess their performance, through investigative reporting, interpreting key financial documents, probing a business's performance, practices and challenges, and narrating a company's fundamental drama. The role of the business reporter and his or her relationship with sources will be analyzed.
Taught concurrently with JRN 270: Producing the News, this course focuses on the technical delivery of many different multimedia treatments and presentation forms. Students will begin to create engaging user experiences for their audiences. Assignments include an exploration of HTML and website production, plus the journalistic use of interactive tools such as timelines maps and audio and video reports.