May 17, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Calendar Mount Royal University 
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JOUR 4790 - Journalism Workplace Issues and Work Experience Preparation Seminar

(formerly COMM 4790)
Credit(s): 0
Lecture Hour(s): 1.5
Lecture Hours Schedule Type: Blended, Lecture, Online
This mandatory zero-credit preparation seminar for the required work experience examines professional expectations, issues that could arise in the workplace, and the responsibilities and rights of both employers and employees. Guest speakers include potential employers, working journalists and communications professionals. Students develop resumes and portfolios and engage in mock interviews, all in preparation to apply for professional communications work opportunities in a subsequent semester.