Are you interested in the dissemination of news and information? Whether in print, radio, television, Internet, or Podcasts, journalists serve a critical function in media every day. In this course, we will discuss topics such as how to critically evaluate information, important writing and presentation skills, and the practical experiences and professional activities that will help you thrive in the rapidly changing field of journalism. You will learn about the departments and academic resources at Rutgers related to journalism and receive an introduction to the many on-campus publications and relevant involvement opportunities available to Rutgers students.