The three lowest grades will be dropped. The final exam will be given in class on May 8, the next-to-last session for the course. Any unauthorized help or collaboration will be considered a violation of the Code of Academic Integrity of the University and could result in penalties, including expulsion from the University.
So use one or two short quotes in a story rather than several long ones. Remind students that with the evolution of the internet, some amateur sources and blogs are not credible sources.
Just a few words: Math tests will count the same as an in-class assignment. This is very often the news point. You get there much sooner this way: Double check the period covered, conversions, whether the figure is up or down.
Rather, look for a quote that is different and strengthens the lead while pushing the story forward: Who are the parties in conflict and why? Try to group all the information relating to one element of your story in one group of sentences or paragraphs. Short words, short sentences, short paragraphs, short piece.
Newsbreaks that include pre-written material may run longer. When you have finished, you are not finished. Please respect your classmates and your instructor by refraining from the following in class, except where authorized as part of an assignment: She also served as chair of the journalism department at Hofstra University in New York for two years, taught journalism at the University of Kansas for 11 years, and worked for 16 years in the newspaper industry.
Cox Enterprises says it is considering strategic options for its 14 TV stations, which reach 31 million people in nine states. Basic story structure A good Reuters story gets straight to the point and has all the main elements, including some context, analysis, human interest and color, woven in from the top, not just tagged on as an afterthought.
What is changing and what is not? Sample questions asked in the 7th edition of Writing and Reporting News: As a result we need to abide by line length guidelines to enable reporters and editors to move the copy quickly to meet readers speed needs.
Collect worksheets so individual grades completion or accuracy can be assigned for the activity.
Pay careful attention to the guidelines below. One style quiz grade may be dropped in lieu of one dropped grade for the in-class assignments. Connect with one of our Communication tutors now. It is better to convey one idea crisply and clearly than to cram in two ideas awkwardly.
Use a second pair of eyes: The final WRAPUP up on a breaking top news story that is likely to appear on a top news webpage or media wire news schedule, or significant exclusives, or especially well argued analyses tagged INSIGHTS, or features may run to words, but you should check with your editor, bureau chief or regional desk.
Reporting, Writing and Editing for New Media. What sources other than students do you need to make this a credible story for your university audience?
An entire chapter is devoted to media ethics, while ethical dilemmas in each chapter give you practice working through ethical issues you might face on the job. If you must leave the bureau before your story is handled, make sure to provide a contact phone number.
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An all-new book glossary gives you quick access to newer Journalism lingo. Does the story cast a slur on the good name of an individual, company or organization? Sexism, ageism and racism: Longer update1s may be cut by desk editors in order to move the copy quickly.Rent Writing and Reporting News 8th edition () today, or search our site for other textbooks by Carole Rich.
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