Journalism Courses

J 188: SPECIAL STUDIES: JOURNALISM
Credits: 1 to 3

J 199: SELECTED TOPICS: JOURNALISM
Credits: 1 to 4

J 215: PUBLICATIONS LAB
Practical application of communications instruction through work on the student newspaper. Students are involved in all areas of production including reporting, photojournalism, advertising, production and distribution. Recommended pre/co-requisite: J 216.
Credits: 1 Lab : 3

J 216: REPORTING 1
A beginning class in news writing. Emphasis is placed on writing leads, developing the story and a sense for news. Character and communication of news, and the rights and responsibilities of journalists are explored. Open to all students. Recommended prerequisite: WR 121 or instructor approval.
Credits: 3 Lecture: 3

J 217: REPORTING 2
A continuation of Reporting 1 with emphasis placed on comprehensive news story writing, covering speeches and meetings and interviewing. Recommended prerequisite: J 216 or instructor approval.
Credits: 3 Lecture: 3

J 280: JOURNALISM PRACTICUM
Community work experience in journalism (may include internships in local media).
Credits: 1 to 3

J 299: SELECTED TOPICS: JOURNALISM
Credits: 1 to 4