JOUR 1611 - Introduction to Mass Communication (3)
Prerequisites: Exit or exemption from ENGL 0989 or all ESL requirements
This course is a survey of contemporary mass media, emphasizing their philosophies, histories, contributions, and problems.
JOUR 1613 - Basic News Writing (3)
Prerequisites: ENGL 1101 or ENGL 1101H with a “C” or better
This course is a study of basic news reporting, writing, and editing, with individualized assignments in the various media.
JOUR 2601 - Features Writing (3)
Prerequisites: JOUR 1613 with a “C” or better
This is an advanced writing course which allows students to strengthen professional writing and reporting skills while exploring current models of creative applied nonfiction writing: journalism features writing, literary journalism, broadcast journalism, article writing for magazines, and writing for e-zines and other online or electronic endeavors. Students cannot receive credit for both JOUR 2601 and ENGL 2601.