An introduction to writing for print, broadcast and online formats. Emphasis is on information gathering and dissemination, including the importance of accuracy and working to meet deadlines. An application of industry editing and formatting, Canadian Press style, news value judgments, commercial writing, as well as coverage of local, provincial and national issues. Not available for supplemental. Instruction (1.5), Lab (4.5). Requisite Courses: Take DCM-1150L (Required, Concurrent).
DCM-1150 Research and Writing for Digital Media - 3.00 credits