Journalism

Updated 6/23/15


JOUR 106
Introduction to News Writing I(H) (5)
Learn the difference between news writing and other types of writing. Practice writing a variety of kinds of news articles.

JOUR 107
Introduction to News Writing II (H) (3)
Start, develop and polish hard news and soft news stories. Practice gathering information from a variety of sources. Prerequisite: JOUR 106.

JOUR 111
Newspaper Staff I (1-5)
Help produce the college's online student newspaper. Editors, reporters, photographers, videographers, page designers, and advertising sales people needed. Prerequisite: JOUR 106.

JOUR 112
Newspaper Staff II (1-5)
Help produce the college's online student newspaper. Editors, reporters, photographers, videographers, page designers, and advertising sales people needed. Prerequisite: JOUR 106, 111.

JOUR 113
Newspaper Staff III (1-5)
Help produce the college's online student newspaper. Editors, reporters, photographers, videographers, page designers, and advertising sales people needed. Prerequisite: JOUR 106, 111, 112.

JOUR 180
Issues in Mass Media (2)
Discuss and interpret issues as they relate to the media. Learn to evaluate media messages critically.

JOUR 206
News Reporting and Writing (5)
Write a variety of in-depth and extended coverage news articles concentrating on enterprise and package projects. Practice writing editorials, columns and reviews. Learn the basics of broadcast and public relations writing. Prerequisite: JOUR 106, 107, 111, ENGL 101.

JOUR 208
Copy Editing and Newspaper Design (5)
Learn newspaper copy editing and page design. Edit copy for the student newspaper. Design and layout pages of the student newspaper. Prerequisite: ENGL 101, JOUR 106, 107, 111, 206.

JOUR 211
Newspaper Staff IV (1-5)
Help produce the college's online student newspaper. Editor, reporters, photographers, videographers, page designers, and advertising sales people needed. Prerequisite: JOUR 106, 111, 112, 113.

JOUR 212
Newspaper Staff V (1-5)
Help produce the college's online student newspaper. Editors, reporters, photographers, videographers, page designers, and advertising sales people needed. Prerequisite: JOUR 106, 111, 112, 113, 211.

JOUR 213
Newspaper Staff VI (1-5)
Help produce the college's online student newspaper. Editors, reporters, photographers, videographers, page designers, and advertising sales people needed. Prerequisite: JOUR 106, 111, 112, 113, 211, 212.