ERIC Number: EJ550482
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Professional and Academic Levels of a Mass Media Writing Course.
Smith, Edward J.
Journalism and Mass Communication Educator, v52 n1 p59-65 Spr 1997
Describes a revised media writing course (required of all journalism majors) at Texas A&M University. States that it meets "scholarship" and "centrality" issues in nine ways: communication theory, personal skills, critical thinking, writing about writing, thematic organization, coaching writing, critiques and revisions, freedom and ethics, and personal textbooks. Finds that the course receives top scores on student evaluations. (PA)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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