|Course Title||WRITING FOR MASS MEDIA|
|Full Title||Writing for the Mass Media|
|Description||Introduction to writing techniques for mass media. Laboratory practice in informational and persuasive writing, evaluation, and judgment. In some semesters, specially designated sections require bilingual fluency in English and Spanish, to be determined by a stamp of Spanish/English biliteracy on high school transcript, or a score of 5 on AP Spanish test, or passing the SDSU Spanish Language Proficiency Test. See footnotes in Class Schedule.|
|Prerequisite||Sophomore standing; ability to type; premajor in advertising, journalism, media studies, public relations; or premajor or major in art with an emphasis in multimedia. Proof of completion of prerequisites required: Copy of transcript.|
|Course Hours||Two lectures and two hours of activity.|
A cellphone with an external microphone capable of shooting photos and videos is required to complete this coursework.
Distance Education course. All class meetings and activities take place online.
Canvas & Blackboard Learning Management Systems: SDSU is currently transitioning from Blackboard to Canvas as the primary campus learning management system. Students may have courses delivered via both systems, therefore it is recommended that students access both Canvas and Blackboard. Canvas can be accessed at canvas.sdsu.edu using your SDSUid login. Blackboard will be available until the end of Spring 2021 and can be accessed at blackboard.sdsu.edu using your SDSUid login.
Proof of prerequisite required.
The following student levels are allowed: Sophomore, Junior, Senior.
The following majors are allowed: