Nov 23, 2020  
2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog

COM 219 Magazine Writing and Production

Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENG 101  
3 credits

In this course, students will develop a professional understanding of how magazine identities are developed and marketed, how magazines are compiled and edited, and how magazine articles are proposed, written and revised. Pressures related to the Internet, advertising and circulation in the modern market will be identified and their impact on magazine journalism will be studied. The course emphasis is on developing editorial content (writing and editing) with students using the Communication Arts lab to create their own magazine, complete with articles, for a final project.