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Journalistic Writing (JRNL-102)

2013 Spring 
Location: All Locations Listed

Description: Introduction to news writing, including the techniques of news gathering, reporting, and interviewing; the use of library and online database research methods; and other related skills. Students write basic stories under real time constraints. On successful completion of the course, students will be able to: write clear, concise, accurate, complete, balanced and readable news stories; define what constitutes news and how news stories differ from features and opinion pieces; effectively apply research for writing news stories; write effective leads; write a variety of types of news stories; gather and write news in an ethical manner and apply the laws governing journalists; demonstrate knowledge of AP stylebook rules; and write under deadline pressure. Prerequisite: A grade of C in JRNL 101 or concurrent enrollment in JRNL 101

Textbook information can be found here.

01/14/2013 - 05/17/2013 Online S. Hardebeck
Lecture Time: Days: Seats: 16

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