JOUR 2420: Data Journalism

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Course Format Lecture 1.0 h + Seminar 0.0 h + Lab. 1.0 h
Credits 1.5

Course Description

Students learn and practice a specialty that is increasingly in demand in the journalism industry, addressing the increased role that numerical data plays in the production and distribution of information. They learn where to find data, how to interpret it, as well as how to use current digital tools and techniques to tell a complex story through engaging infographics.

Prerequisite(s): JOUR 1122, 1128, 1224 and 1244

Registration in this course is restricted to students admitted to the Diploma or Certificate in Journalism.

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