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Class Documents

What you need to have, what you need to know.

 

Syllabus: The basic information. What it's all about, what you've got to do. Click here to view a copy; right click here to download.

 

3121 Online: Much of our work will be done online, via an Internet mailing list, or listserv. Here's more information.

 

Story Memos: From time to time, students will write "Story Memos" outlining what they find by analyzing a particular set of data. Click on the link to seean example.

 

Clips: Where to find them and what to look for.

 

How to Speak like a Geek: Success in this class requires a basic understanding of computer/computing/online terms. Read this primer even if you think you know all about it..

 

Joining NICAR-L: NICAR-L, hosted by Investigative Reporters & Editors/NICAR is the place where folks who do CAR hang out and talk. JOU 3121 students will join NICAR-L to get a better idea of what other resources are available and what others folks are doing.

 

Adobe Acrobat Reader: Reader is a free program that lets you open documents in the PDF format; you'll need it to read many files we'll use in class.

 

 

 

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