Class Schedule

Fall 2014 Courses


Type Status Title Days Time Instructor
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JOUR 110 - 87391 - Mass Media & Society


JOUR 110 MASS MEDIA AND SOCIETY (3)
Minimum of 48 lecture hours/semester. Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
A general-interest survey course that provides a historical and theoretical perspective through which to assess the impact the mass media – newspapers, magazines, the Internet, radio, television, film, adverting, and public relations – have had on society. Students will learn about the rights and responsibilities of the media, as well as the way in which economic, ethical and legal concerns influence media decisions. The course trains students to become discerning media consumers in this information-saturated age. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (D3).

M W F 9:10am-10:00am Kaplan-Biegel,N
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JOUR 120 - 85782 - Writing & Reporting for Media


JOUR 120 WRITING AND REPORTING FOR THE MEDIA (3)
Minimum of 48 lecture hours/semester. Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.
Fundamentals of news writing and reporting, including organization of basic news stories, lead writing, development of sources, interviewing, news judgment, copy editing, and legal/ethical issues. Designed for students interested in a career in journalism or mass communications, as well as those seeking better writing skills. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

M W F 10:10am-11:00am Kaplan-Biegel,N
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JOUR 121 - 91907 - AdvWriting&Reporting for Media


JOUR 121 ADVANCED WRITING AND REPORTING FOR THE MEDIA (3)
Minimum of 48 lecture hours/semester. Prerequisite: Completion of JOUR 120, or equivalent.
Focus on advanced reporting skills and convergence journalism, including conveying news stories through more than text. Students enhance their reporting and news writing by cultivating a beat, using the Web and databases, supplementing text with audio and video, creating podcasts, and blogging. Designed to prepare students for the converging worlds of print, broadcast and online journalism. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

M W F 10:10am-11:00am Kaplan-Biegel,N
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JOUR 320 - 94150 - Beginning Newspaper Staff


JOUR 320 BEGINNING NEWSPAPER STAFF (3)
Minimum of 48 lecture hours plus 48 hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
Focus on the production of the student news publications, including the print newspaper, The Skyline View, its online version, TheSkylineView.com, and all other media platforms through which content is expressed. Students concentrate their work in one of the following: report, write and edit articles for the print and online versions of The Skyline View; take and edit photographs; research for and create informational graphics; develop multimedia stories; design and layout pages of the print newspaper, including in-house advertising; post to and maintain social media sites. Ethical and legal issues are also covered. Transfer: CSU.

M W F 12:10pm-1:00pm Kaplan-Biegel,N
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JOUR 330 - 94152 - Intermediate Newspaper Staff

JOUR 330 INTERMEDIATE NEWSPAPER STAFF (3)
Minimum of 48 lecture hours plus 48 hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite:  JOUR 320 or equivalent.
Focus on the production of the student news publications, including the print newspaper, The Skyline View, its online version, TheSkylineView.com, and all other media platforms through which content is expressed. Students take a leadership or management role on the paper, while they also concentrate their work in one of the following: report, write and edit articles for the print and online versions of The Skyline View; take and edit photographs; research for and create informational graphics; develop multimedia stories; design and layout pages of the print newspaper, including in-house advertising; post to and maintain social media sites. Ethical and legal issues are also covered. Transfer: CSU.

M W F 12:10pm-1:00pm Kaplan-Biegel,N
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JOUR 340 - 94505 - Intermed. Adv. Newspaper Staff

JOUR 340 INTERMEDIATE ADVANCED NEWSPAPER STAFF (3)
Minimum of 48 lecture hours plus 48 hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: JOUR 330 or equivalent.
Focus on the production of the student news publications, including the print newspaper, The Skyline View, its online version, TheSkylineView.com, and all other media platforms through which content is expressed. Students take a training and leadership or management role on the paper, while they also concentrate their work in one of the following: report, write and edit articles for the print and online versions of The Skyline View; take and edit photographs; research for and create informational graphics; develop multimedia stories; design and layout pages of the print newspaper, including in-house advertising; post to and maintain social media sites. Ethical and legal issues are also covered. Transfer credit: CSU.

M W F 12:10pm-1:00pm Kaplan-Biegel,N
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JOUR 350 - 94614 - Advanced Newspaper Staff
JOUR 350 ADVANCED NEWSPAPER STAFF (3)

Minimum of 48 lecture hours plus 48 hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: JOUR 340 or equivalent.

Focus on the production of the student news publications, including the print newspaper, The Skyline View, its online version, TheSkylineView.com, and all other media platforms through which content is expressed. Students take a training and leadership or management role on the paper. They also do advanced reporting for the paper in one of the following areas: investigative and in-depth stories, public affairs reporting; or data-driven reporting. Students also coordinate one special add-on section for the newspaper. Transfer credit: CSU.

M W F 12:10pm-1:00pm Kaplan-Biegel,N
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JOUR 690 - 87474 - Special Projects
TBA Kaplan-Biegel,N

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