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Lots of Writing
Many Small Assignments
Not too easy. Not too difficult.
I learned a lot about the reporting and journalistic process. He uses source material really well and gives a lot of context and examples to help engage the students.
I loved reading and learning about specific breaking news stories, such as Watergate, Civil Rights Movement, and Vietnam. I learned about the history behind breaking the story and what came into play while writing and publishing stories that could potentially be offensive and contradictory in the public's eye.
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Advice for students:
Prepare yourself to write a lot, often. Journalism doesn't wait around for you and neither does the professor. He creates deadlines close together to get the student into the mode of meeting important deadlines under pressure.