Course Description

JOU 9740 (Winter 2011)   Special Topic: Health and Medical Journalism - Analysis and Practice

Instructor: M. Levine

Course Description
This course combines media criticism, discussion of a broad range of health and medical issues, and journalism practice. It will explore the role of Big Pharma in agenda-setting, some of the key debates in health and medical research, and ethical and other professional challenges inherent in reporting these stories.

0.5 course