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UGRD > ENGL > 307

Journalism and Media Writing

Description:
This course prepares advanced students to explore careers in writing and reporting for print and online media. Students consider contemporary journalistic texts by professional reporters, columnists, and bloggers and develop their own writing for a range of publication platforms and audiences. The course covers the fundamentals of journalistic craft, from methods for story development ' including interviewing, observation, and web-based research ' to style, ethics, and genre conventions. Throughout the semester, students draft and revise a series of independent writing and reporting projects on real-world people and events, ranging from news articles and magazine features to blogs and reviews. Students learn strategies for pitching stories to editors and preparing their writing for local,

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2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 13604
-
Hennick,Calvin ON-LINE
Session: Cont. Education Online Session
Class Dates: 09/12/2016 - 12/09/2016
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 24
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req: ENGL 200 or ENGL 201 or ENGL 202 or ENGL 203
Course Attributes:

2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 13731
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Hennick,Calvin ON-LINE
Session: Cont. Education Online Session
Class Dates: 02/01/2016 - 05/06/2016
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 22
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req: ENGL 200 or ENGL 201 or ENGL 202 or ENGL 203
Course Attributes:
01 6750 MWF
02:00 PM - 02:50 PM
Clark,Andrew R W01-0053
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 25
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req: ENGL 200 or ENGL 201 or ENGL 202 or ENGL 203
Course Attributes:

2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 3873 MWF
01:00 PM - 01:50 PM
Clark,Andrew R W01-0037
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/23/2017 - 05/10/2017
Capacity: 22
Enrolled: 22
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req: ENGL 200 or ENGL 201 or ENGL 202 or ENGL 203
Course Attributes:
01C 5148
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Hennick,Calvin ON-LINE
Session: Cont. Education Online Session
Class Dates: 01/30/2017 - 05/05/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 15
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req: ENGL 200 or ENGL 201 or ENGL 202 or ENGL 203
Course Attributes: