1. Evaluate a range of traditional and digital investigative methods and apply them to the development of a public-interest investigation. 2. Develop a sustained research strategy and adapt to challenges to create a major individual or collaborative investigative report. 3. Consider ethical and legal issues from a variety of perspectives and develop frameworks for best-practice reporting. 4. Understand the theory, traditions and complex role of investigative journalism in the context of a fast-changing industry landscape, new funding models and new practice models, including solutions journalism. 5. Generate a cross-platform investigate report in line with industry expectations. 6. Harness a range of emerging and established digital tools to research, curate and present compelling and rigorous public-interest narratives.