College Reading and Writing Skills: Journalism

Course Code: WRIT 101

Academic Year: 2017-2018

WRIT 101 is designed to complement and enhance the writing skills developed by Journalism students in their core courses and to prepare them for professional writing. Students will study the following: grammar, mechanics, and style; critical reading, thinking, and writing; critical analysis and response; revision; and documentation. The primary focus will be academic essay writing. Students will also attend and write about off-campus and on-campus literary events.