2014 - Fall


Course Number: JOUR-GA 1021.007

Day & Time: Friday, 9:00am-2:00pm

Location: 654

Instructor: Mark Schone

This is the introductory reporting, research and journalistic writing course for CRC students, teaching cultural journalists the skills and conventions of news and feature reporting for print and multimedia. Students receive short- and long-form reporting assignments with intensive rewriting, and basic training in radio production. Open to CRC students only.

This course teaches cultural journalists the essentials of news reporting: the skills andconventions of journalistic practice across media platforms. Whetheryour reported work is published, posted or broadcast, you’ll need to work from the same ground rules as your editors, producers, sources and readers, and to master a repertoire ofbasic forms.