ERIC Number: EJ570075
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Using Journalism Writing to Improve College Composition.
Laurenty, Yvonne G.
Teaching English in the Two-Year College, v25 n2 p139-46 May 1998
Details a first-year college composition course that blends journalism instruction with first-year composition. Describes how students learn about news gathering and news writing techniques common to feature writing and complete a profile writing project which encourages a level of discourse that bears closer kinship to everyday workplace writing. Discusses course design, implementation, and evaluation. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A