Advanced Newswriting & Reporting for Print
NOTE: This course is no longer being offered. This listing is for historical purposes only.
This class will provide students with the opportunity to develop in-depth newswriting skills for print media. Changing concepts of news will be discussed and appropriate writing methods for traditional and new media outlets will be presented. The student will apply reporting principles to a variety of news contexts including accidents, crime and the courts, sports, business and local government. The techniques of computer-assisted journalism will also be presented and applied. The ethics of sound reporting will be an important instructional component of this class. The challenges of sound reporting after 9/11 will be discussed. Prerequisite: JOUR-2000 Introduction to Reporting. (Fee: $50)
- Academic Level:
- Journalism [JOUR]
- Terms Offered: