2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Mar 31, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Writing and Publishing Minor - J


Students will learn the relationships between writers and readers; art and business; and traditional and new technologies related to editing, publishing, and writing.  Coursework includes the history of publishing; editing; and writing skills.  All students complete a 1-3 credit internship in a relevant area, such as communications, marketing, publishing, or writing.

Program outcomes:

Students will be able to:

  1. Understand the history of publishing in the 20th century and how that informs current practices.
  2. Demonstrate teamwork in making decisions and carrying out the functions of publications.
  3. Write articles, reports, and correspondence in correct format and style.
  4. Evaluate critically their own and others’ writing for content and style.
  5. Communicate effectively with peers, authors, and other professionals.

Required Courses (18 credits)