Professional Writing Skills – Film and Media presents students with advanced strategies for effective academic and professional writing. Assignments will focus on the skills and formats students will need for upcoming college courses and career-related writing tasks.
This course is designed to build on and reinforce the writing skills developed in COMM 212 and Scriptwriting for TV 1. Students will learn about the forms of writing most pertinent to their field. They will learn how to select and organize information and how to draft and revise according to their purpose and audience. The course stresses development of clear, precise, and effective writing, a key to success in students’ future careers.