Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2019/2020
Canadian Excellence

DMJN308
Advanced Data Journalism and Investigative Research
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

This course builds on DMJN208 to enable students to apply data journalism techniques to develop the research and analytical skills required for investigative and long-form journalism. Students will employ basic quantitative and computer-assisted research skills to acquire, analyze and critique data available publicly and via freedom of information requests.  Students will develop and pitch stories with quantitative dimensions and prepare data visualizations.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
DMJN208.
Exclusions
JN308.