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Investigative Stories XBST 1003

Broadcast and Media Communications Part-time Studies Course

Course details

Discover how searches, sources, statistics, and interview subjects can be a treasure trove of valuable material. Most of us tell stories everyday. At home, work, school and at social events. But sometimes, our stories are told in a more formal setting and often they require research and preparation. During his 35-year career, TV & Radio journalist Mike Killeen told a lot of stories. Join him and learn how to develop and analyze research methods and use that information for presentations, news stories, podcasts, research papers or a thesis. Guest speakers include BC's top investigative journalists.​

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

1.0

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply researched information to a broad range of areas
  • Recognize the elements of investigative stories
  • Access information from a wide variety of sources, including governments, courts and public records

Effective as of Winter 2022

Related Programs

Investigative Stories (XBST 1003) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Investigative Research
    Microcredential Part-time

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