42.437 Newspaper Editing

Newspaper Editing

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 38592
Status Active

This course will explore the techniques of putting together a student newspaper, focusing on everything from brainstorming for coming up with stories, to writing and editing them, writing headlines and captions, and design and layout. The course also discusses the nature of journalism audiences. It also discusses the practicalities of applying for journalism jobs and writing query letters for freelance writing.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Req: 42.101 College Writing I and 42.102 College Writing II.