Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

JRN 201 Essentials of Newspaper Publishing (3)

Prerequisite(s): JRN 102 and CIS 116, or permission of instructor.

Introduces students to the publication of a college newspaper, with focus on newsworthiness and appropriateness, news gathering, news and editorial writing, headline writing, editing, page design, photography, and other publishing activities. Newsroom management and ethical and legal considerations are also covered.

2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory.