JL1220 - Professional Wellness

This course provides journalists with the knowledge and skills to safeguard their health and wellness while working. It gives them tools to function during crises at home and abroad while fulfilling their roles as reporters and photojournalists. Students will also learn how to identify and minimize both physical and mental health risks in everyday journalism workplaces. Students will acquire the appropriate knowledge and skills through the completion of a series of workshops, quizzes and/or certifications.

This course is offered in the following programs: