Journalism Practicum 2
Journalism Practicum 2 is a follow-up to Journalism Practicum 1. It provides real-world journalism skills and experiences for students. Students will spend the semester working on the staff of The Clarion. In Journalism Practicum 2 students will perform service hours engaged in issue-based journalism for The Clarion media organization. These students will develop enterprise and investigative news and feature stories for The Clarion; they will also copy, edit and fact check these longer, issue-based news stories. Students of Journalism Practicum 2 will attend editorial meetings, contribute story ideas and then develop these story ideas according to the deadlines.
Students who take Journalism Practicum 2 as a one-credit course must spend at least 36 hours working as a news reporter for The Clarion. Students who take Journalism Practicum 2 as a two-credit course must spend 72 hours working as a Clarion journalist.
Grading Basis
Course Attributes
This course satisfies LAT Req
Humanities/Fine Arts
JOURNAL 20801272
Academic Group
College Parallel
Academic Organization
School of Arts & Sciences
Enrollment Requirements
Journalism Practicum 1 #20801271. Coursework requires a grade of C or better to satisfy requirement.
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring