Dec 01, 2020  
2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog

COM 215 Media Writing

Prerequisite: COM 121 Journalism  or permission of instructor
3 credits

Building on the basics of journalism, this class focuses on writing news and feature stories for both print media and broadcast. The classroom becomes a newsroom where students assign, write and edit stories and then recast their news stories into broadcast format. Instruction centers on issues in reporting, writing and editing. Course work will appear in the student newspaper and in student-produced television news shows.