Writing for Media

COMM 260
Rhetoric & Research

Basic concepts of writing for various media contexts including newspaper, web, radio and television are explored. Students introduced to fundamental methods of writing for media (specifically print and broadcast journalism, public relations and advertising). The course also will serve as the introduction for more advanced journalism classes, including Newspaper Writing and Reporting, Public Relations and Copyediting, while serving as a foundation for writing across media contexts for media communication majors.