JRN 809, Section 732
Three credits or Non-Credit Workshop
Feb. 6–May 4, 2012
The core of journalism is reporting and writing. The purpose of this course is to make you a better reporter and writer, which will allow you to be a better teacher of reporting and writing. The class will focus on the following skills:
1. Narrative and descriptive writing
2. Literary non-fiction devices
3. Editing, proofing and coaching
4. Design and story packaging
5. Individual teaching methods
Grades will be determined by class involvement and weekly assignments
Familiarity with basic journalistic skills and practices as well as InDesign fundamentals. This course is designed for persons teaching or planning to teach journalism and/or advise scholastic student newspapers or yearbooks.
The Radical Write, By Bobby Hawthorne
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To register for this course for credit, please go here: https://mipamsu.wufoo.com/forms/2012-spring-semester-adviser-courses/
To register for this course for no-credit, please contact Cheryl Pell at [email protected]
Please be sure to check out other steps you might need to do before you are registered into the class on this page.