Course Information: Copy Editing  (20113)

This course focuses on the traditional definition of copy editing: the reading of text stories for the mechanics of grammar, punctuation, spelling and syntax, the use of Associated Press, organization and style. It also emphasizes fact-checking for accuracy, comprehensiveness, and fairness in text stories and multimedia. A third focus is the editor's thinking and decision-making process in writing headlines and captions and making assignments for text stories and multimedia elements.

Required Materials:   Not Yet Available
Technical Requirements:   Not Yet Available
Pre-Requisite:   (( COMM 3105 with minimum grade: TRC )
OR ( COMM 3105 with minimum grade: C )
OR ( COMM 3105 with minimum grade: C ))
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