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Course JMS-312W
Course Title MEDIA WRTNG FOR SCIENTSTS
Section 01
Schedule # 22070
Units 3.0
Session FALL CAMPUS
Seats 2/20
Meetings
Lecture
1600-1740
T
Activity
1600-1740
TH
Full Title Media Writing for Scientists
Description Writing science research for general audiences. Finding news angles, gathering information, and interviewing scientists. Writing with accessibility, accuracy, and creativity across digital, mass, niche, and social media platforms.
Prerequisite Journalism and Media Studies 200 or 210. Satisfies Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement for students who have completed 60 units; completed Writing Placement Assessment with a score of 8 or higher (or earned a C or higher in Rhetoric and Writing Studies 280, 281, or Linguistics 281 if score on WPA was 7 or lower); and completed General Education requirements in Composition and Critical Thinking. Proof of completion of prerequisites required: Test scores or verification of exemption; copy of transcript.
Course Hours Two lectures and two hours of activity.
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M/W lectures are held every week. Friday meetings will be held synchronously on the following dates: Sept 4, Sept 18, Oct 2, Oct 16, Oct 30, and Nov 13. More details will be in the course syllabus.