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JOURN-301   Advanced Editing and Reporting3 credits

Explores the work of editors and journalists through focused readings and hands-on writing and editing assignments. Longer features and pieces of literary journalism are read and studied. Students study and analyze the work of major nonfiction writers and do hands-on editing of their own and their classmates' work. Critical papers will look at the changes that journalism is undergoing because of the internet, websites, weblogs, and online magazines.