|Course Title||MEDIA WRTNG FOR SCIENTSTS|
|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.|
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.