MCJR 3361. Broadcast Journalism Writing. 3 Hours.
This class emphasizes the theory, techniques, and practice of television journalism. Emphasis is on writing and editing news copy and honing style and content skills appropriate for effective broadcast news writing. MCJR 3361 also requires production of broadcast news content and involves discussion of current issues facing broadcast journalists. Students are expected to produce original content for broadcast on Cable Channel 7.
Prerequisite: A score of 80 of higher on the Grammar Module, MCOM 1332, and either (MCOM 1371, MCJR 2362, and MCOM 2371 or MCPD 2374) or (9 additional hours of MCOM).