Course DescriptionThis course emphasizes the development of writing and reporting skills, and tailoring articles to suitable markets. Topics include developing and pitching story ideas, conducting research and interviews, story construction, and the difference between writing for newspapers and magazines and websites. Students report, write, and workshop short features that meet editors' requirements.
PrerequisitesX 432 Reporting and Writing I strongly recommended, or equivalent knowledge and consent of the instructor.
Applies Towards the Following Certificates
- Journalism : Defined Elective - Elective List
- Journalism with Concentration in Journalism Writing : Defined Elective - Elective List
- Journalism with Concentration in Media Studies : Defined Elective - Elective list
- Study Abroad at UCLA Program : Required