JL1140 - Current Affairs

Through class discussions and presentations, students will develop an interest in current affairs. They will foster within themselves the ability to relate current affairs to their own lives and to the communities they serve as journalists. Students will devise strategies for following major issues and events at local, provincial, national and global levels. They will identify major current issues and events, as well as trace their background, provide context and draw connections between them.

This course is offered in the following programs: