ENGL 241 - Introduction to Journalism: Editing Principles and Practices

Overview

Course Title

Introduction to Journalism: Editing Principles and Practices

Department(s)

Description

This course provides an introduction to journalistic practices through developing research and writing skills fundamental to the work of reporters and editors. Through a focus on news writing, op-eds and reviews, students learn to pitch stories and revise their drafts for publication in the campus newspaper and for professional publication. Students are encouraged to follow best ethical practices for research and interviews, and challenged to apply the Society of Professional Journalists’ Code of Ethics to real world historical and contemporary situations.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Undergraduate

Credits

Minimum Units

4

Maximum Units

4

Academic Progress Units

4

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

5

Requisites

008121

Course Schedule

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