Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019

COM 445 Journalism and Society(RLA)

(Also ENL 445). 4 hours; 4 credits. Learning to "read" and write the news. Analysis of the ways in which news stories define our understanding of society. The course will consider both the effect of print and broadcast journalism on politics, values, and social standards and the pressures on the press that define its values. Topics vary from term to term. Prerequisites: COM 277/ENL 277 and COM 204 and (COM 412/ENL 412 or ENL 438/COM 438 or COM 446)

Credits

4

Cross Listed Courses

ENL 445