This course will teach students the methods to edit news stories for publication. In this couse students will learn the role of the editor in the news process and the editorial skills to prepare news stories for publication. The class will also cover the development of appropriate headlines, and methods of designing story layout in ways that are clear and appealing to a target audience. Students will be taught to bring both a detailed and holistic approach to the development of the news story for printed media. Current developments in the field of editing and design will be applied to contemporary news events to facilitate application of the principles of the class.

Academic Level:
Communication [CM]
Journalism [JOUR]
Terms Offered:
(Term Legend)
2015SP, 2014SP, 2013SP, 2012SP, 2011SP
Course Offerings by Term
TermSectInstructorMeeting Location/Days/TimeCapUsed
2015SP01Mr. Jeff GilbertDMC 157 LEC MWF 02:00PM-02:50PM
Dates: 01/06/15-05/01/15