This course focuses on in-depth news reporting and writing for print, web, radio and television. It teaches students the nature of news in a changing media landscape, and it equips them with reporting tools and techniques for effective storytelling while writing for specific media. While focusing on basic stories and specialized reporting, this course also introduces students to media law and ethics as they relate to the rights and responsibilities of a journalist in a democratic society.
Prerequisite: JOU 1100.
Corequisite: JOU 1420L.
Terms Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes
for the term.
The courses in this catalog are identified by prefixes and numbers that were assigned by Florida's Statewide
Course Numbering System, a system used by all public postsecondary institutions in Florida and 32 non-public
institutions. Seminole State controls the description, credit and content of its own courses.