MCM 200◊ Basic News Editing

3 credits

Last Update Effective: 1/20/99

Introduction of the principles and techniques of electronic editing, information management and publication design emphasizing the editing of copy and display type for maximum clarity. Broadened experience and practice in news reporting and acquisition. Work on student newspaper is correlated with course content. (formerly JRN, Basic News Editing I)

Prerequisite: MCM 160◊ or participation in High School newspaper writing or editing

Lecture: 2 hours

Laboratory: 2 hours

(course fee required)