JOURN 300 - Internship in Journalism

Overview

Course Title

Internship in Journalism

Department(s)

Description

Supervision by a departmental internship coordinator. Participation in the internship may be contingent upon a successful interview at the sponsoring organization. Internships ordinarily involve a minimum 9 hours per week for 15 weeks (or equivalent time for Summer semester) of off-campus work in a professional news organization, for which the Journalism curriculum has prepared the student through its emphasis on writing, reporting, research, and critical thinking in the context of the world of Journalism. Journalism internships provide exposure to news tasks in a variety of settings. A final written paper is required.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Undergraduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

Yes

Total Completions Allowed

2

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

3

Requisites

008626

Course Schedule