|Semester||Fall Semester, 2017|
|Department||International Master's Program in International Communication Studies, First Year International Master's Program in International Communication Studies, Second Year|
|Course Name||News Reporting and Writing|
50 % final project
Each student will draw on the lessons of this class to write a news article, from topic selection through the interview and information gathering process to a completed piece that would be acceptable in mainstream English-language international text media. This project will start early in the semester and be completed in steps through the final week.
25 % in-class quizzes
Weekly quizzes will cover story selection, press release analysis, source identification and writing articles for text media.
25 % in-class participation
Come to class, answer questions from the instructor or any guest speakers, add comments and insights to class discussions, participate in role-play interviews and in-class writing exercises.
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