JOU-121
Newswriting and Reporting
3 Credit Hours

This course focuses on of the principles of news gathering and news writing, with emphasis on journalistic writing. Basic news story structure and development, news evaluation, news gathering methods, interviewing, craftsmanship, and reporting techniques in general are explored. Newspaper and other news and information media are analyzed. The course is particularly recommended for communications and journalism majors and those planning careers in news media, public relations, communications, corporate communication and news and informational multimedia.