Journalism Studies A.A.
Course DescriptionNews Writing & Reporting
Fundamentals of news writing, the techniques of gathering news, and the elements of writing style that make a good reporter. Elements of the news story including the lead, style and structure of news stories, copy editing, news sources, and types of news stories. Pre or Co-requisite: COMP 101 or permission of instructor. 3 credit hours ( 2 lecture, 2 lab hours), fall semester.