COMM 4360 Editing

This course is designed to help writers distance themselves from the creative process and function as editors of the own work and work of others, focusing on meaning accuracy, logic, language, sense, organization, style, and form appropriate to audience and medium. Students will edit local and wire service copy and become familiar with editing terms and procedures. Students will produce PR communication tools such as newsletters, brochures, media kits, media lists, audio news releases, speeches and public service announcements. Prerequisite: COMM 2360.