Advanced Reporting for Journalists

University of Stirling

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Advanced Reporting for Journalists

  • Host University

    University of Stirling

  • Location

    Stirling, Scotland

  • Area of Study

    Journalism, Media and Journalism

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Module Content Prerequisites
    Before taking this module you must have taken:
    -Print Journalism (JOUU9J5)
    -or Print & Photo Journalism (JOU9J5)
    -or Study abroad (ABR001)

    Hours & Credits

  • SCQF Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This module aims to provide students with knowledge and transferable skills that will equip them to develop
    into professional journalists. During this practical course students will try their hands at different kinds of
    writing and content production, begin to assemble a portfolio of work and gain an understanding of the
    market and its opportunities. The module also serves as preparation for the Journalism Project module and
    will assist students to identify, plan and execute their projects as well as develop a reflexive understanding
    of their own professional practice.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.


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