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COMM 1129 - News Publications I (1-1-0)
Work on the staff of one of the college publications. Students are required to work on the staff of at least one of the official college publications for prescribed periods under faculty supervision.
 
Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: COMM 2311. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
COMM 1130 - News Publications II (1-1-0)
Work on the staff of one of the college publications. Students are required to work on the staff of at least one of the official college publications for prescribed periods under faculty supervision.
 
Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: COMM 1129. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
COMM 1307 - Introduction to Mass Communications (3-3-0)
A survey of the basic factors affecting human communication, including theories and models of communication. In-depth study of the relationship of mass media and society. An overview of trends in newspapers, radio, television, film, and books, and the related institutions of advertising, public relations, and photography.
 
Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
COMM 1316 - News Photography I (3-3-1)
Problems and practices of digital news photography for newspapers and other media. Students learn to operate digital cameras, process photographs and will be introduced to the role of photojournalism in society, learning to produce photographs that apply to news reporting through reading, discussion and practice.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: G Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
COMM 2129 - News Publications III (1-1-0)
Work on the staff of one of the college publications. Students are required to work on the staff of at least one of the official college publications for prescribed periods under faculty supervision.
 
Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: COMM 1130. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
COMM 2130 - News Publications IV (1-1-0)
Work on the staff of one of the college publications. Students are required to work on the staff of at least one of the official college publications for prescribed periods under faculty supervision.
 
Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: COMM 2129. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
COMM 2302 - Critical Issues in Journalism (3-3-0)
Introduction to major issues facing the news media in a democratic society, including ethics, institutions, effects and standards of press performance.
 
Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
COMM 2305 - Copy Editing (3-1-3)
A study of copy editing for errors of fact and expression with emphasis on editing for readability, headline writing, and page make-up.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: COMM 2311. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
COMM 2311 - News Reporting I (3-3-0)
Gathering and writing news stories for newspapers, newsmagazines, and newsletters. Study of news writing techniques and appeal to reader interest.
 
 News Reporting I: Honors - Please contact the Honors Program at 223-6555 or honors@austincc.edu for additional information.
 
Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: ENGL 1301. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
COMM 2315 - News Reporting II (3-3-0)
Gathering and writing advanced news stories for newspapers, news-magazines, and newsletters. Interviewing techniques for specialized writing assignments (e.g., science, law, drama, literary criticism, music).
 
Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: COMM 2311. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014