CRC19: Courses

JOUR 340 Writing for Publication

Units: 3

Same As: ENGWR 330

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: ENGWR 300, ENGWR 480, HONOR 375, or JOUR 300 with a grade of "C" or better

Transferable: CSU

This is an introductory course in writing nonfiction for publication. Emphasis will be on developing magazine articles that sell; finding ideas; analyzing magazines; writing query letters; researching and interviewing; organizing, writing and illustrating articles. Individual and class criticism of student work will be featured. This course is the same as ENGWR 330, and only one may be taken for credit.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO #1: Be self-reliant, evaluative readers and writers, able to use critical thinking skills to read and write effectively in academic and workplace settings.