Tompkins Cortland Community College

ENGL237 - Journalism

An introductory course that emphasizes beat reporting, feature writing, community journalism, and career preparation. Students work toward mastery in information gathering, reporting, and editing. They learn to apply ethical codes and practices in their work and to report fairly and accurately on issues of interest to diverse audiences. Prerequisite: Prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 101; MATH 090 if required by placement testing; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in RDNG 116 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Spring semester.