• ENG-113 : Intro to Journalism

    Academic Level:
    Undergraduate
    Department:
    English
    Subject:
    English
    Prerequisites:
    137
    Corequisites:
    None
    Credits:
    3
    This course is designed for students interested in learning the art and science of journalism, including how to write a feature, conduct an interview and edit columns. It covers fundamental concepts and techniques that are common to all the media, with practical experience in those techniques; analysis of what is produced in the media; techniques that are specific to print, radio or television news reporting, with experience in producing material in the three media; and some of the professional issues, standards and traditions that inform journalism as a career. Further, it introduces electronic resources that are now part of everyday life for a journalist.