Writing 1: Media Writing Fundamentals

Course Code: MSCP 1000

Academic Year: 2020-2021

This course prepares students to produce clean, simple writing based on facts, interviews and research with an emphasis on writing to very tight deadlines. Throughout the course CP Style is covered as well as the elements of grammar and sentence structure. Students develop essential communication skills in a multi-media context: textual analysis, critical thinking, and clear writing-including correct grammar and punctuation. Students reflect upon their own writing process, examine and practice strategies for thinking, planning, drafting, and revising.