A review and analysis of how nutrition and health issues are presented by the media. This course will reinforce concrete journalism skills and an understanding of the values and practices required of a competent and thoughtful writer and is structured around class discussions, selected readings, and writing and editing assignments. Classroom discussions and assignments will also focus on how to report controversial issues in nutrition and health. Enrollment limited to 15 students; priority given to Nutrition Intervention students.
Important to Note: Meets first half ot the semester; last class session: November 7, 2018.