Journalistic Writing

ENGL 1050H S01 [CRN: 24504]

This course teaches students how to report and write hard news and feature stories for newspapers and online. Students learn to gather and organize material, develop interviewing techniques, and hone their writing skills – all while facing the deadlines of journalism. The first half of the semester focuses on “hard" news: issues, crime, government, and courts. The second half is devoted to features, profiles, and narrative story telling. Writing sample required. Class list will be reduced to 17 after writing samples are reviewed in first week of classes. Banner registrations after classes begin require instructor approval. S/NC.
Section specific notes:
1050H, Section 01 is reserved for first-year and sophomore students only.
Term
Spring 2018
Credit Hours
1
Maximum Enrollment
17
Meetings
08:30 - 09:50 Mon, Wed - from Jan 24, 2018 to May 18, 2018
Exam Group Code
02