This course introduces students to the basic elements of clear, concise, accurate and balanced news writing. Students learn the techniques of news gathering, reporting, and interviewing as well as important differences between straight news stories, features, opinion pieces and various other types of news articles. Additionally, the course includes discussion of ethical issues facing the press and laws governing journalists.

Prereq: ENG101 or ENG152 or concurrent enrollment.

IAI: MC 919.

Spring 2018
Credit
3.0
| Prereq or Coreq required
Sessions
Ticket # CRN Days Times Location Instructor Status
182MCM215.001
MW
2:00pm-3:15pm
Course Location

Sugar Grove Campus, Bodie Hall, Room 213

Sugar Grove Campus
Waubonsee Community College
Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive
Sugar Grove, IL 60554-9454
(630) 466-7900

Pascasio

Closed