Cynthia J Simmons
Provides training in the development of advanced-level skills needed to gather and present news in multimedia formats. Practice in information gathering, interviewing, photography, videography, and basic web content production. Prerequisite: COM 360.
This course will heavily emphasize reporting as well as newswriting. Students who don't already have an AP Stylebook should get one and bring it to every class.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Lecture/in-class writing, out-of-class reporting and writing.
Class assignments and grading
Reporting and writing news stories.
Reporting, writing, quizzes and tests.