TVRA 3728 Fundamentals of Newswriting

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as TVR 28.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Intensive practicum involving the use of the written word in news reporting and analysis. Differences between writing for space and time. Linguistic flexibilities across news platforms and outlets. Writing with audio and video.

Prerequisite: Television and Radio 1165 or permission of the Director of Journalism and Media Studies.


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