COMM 370: Feature Writing

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

This course introduces aspiring journalists to critical research, reporting and writing skills needed to produce feature articles for magazines, newspapers and nonfiction digital media platforms. Topics include the style and structure of features, identifying sources, interviewing techniques, scene-setting, using quotes, and incorporating diverse sources to accurately reflect a community. Limited to three attempts.
Registration Restrictions:

Required Prerequisites: (COMM 309C, L309, 309XS, 303C, L303, 203C or L203).
C Requires minimum grade of C.
XS Requires minimum grade of XS.

Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.