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Investigative Stories XBST 1003

Broadcast and Media Communications Course

International Fees

International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

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.​




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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


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