Spring 2013 Class Schedule (SCC)



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JOUR 300    Newswriting and Reporting    3 Units

Prerequisite: JOUR 302 with a grade of "C" or better or may be taken concurrently.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is a beginning course in newswriting and reporting. It provides instruction and practice in news reporting and fundamentals of news writing, including analyses of news stories and different types of stories in newspapers and magazines. The course concentrates on news leads and simple news story types, organization and structure of news and feature stories, and the language and style of journalism.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Heimer             SCC MAIN T03 1           16557 
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On-Campus


JOUR 302    Style for Media Writers    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a review of English grammar for writers who seek careers in the mass media. Students will review basic grammar, spelling, punctuation, and Associated Press style, focusing on their use in online and print media.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
M         12:00PM-01:05PM LEC J.Haag               SCC MAIN BUS 240         17572 
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T         12:00PM-12:50PM LEC J.Haag               SCC MAIN T03 1           17739 Textbook
Th        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC J.Haag               SCC MAIN T03 1           17740 Textbook
On-Campus


JOUR 310    Mass Media and Society    3 Units

Same As: COMM 351 and ENGWR 384
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D4; IGETC Area 4G
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is an interdisciplinary course exploring aspects of communication and the impact of mass media on the individual and society. The survey includes basic communication models, books, magazines, newspapers, recordings, movies, radio, television, advertising, public relations, the Internet, theories of communication, relationships between mass media and business and government, and processes and effects from a social science perspective. (Credit may be awarded for only one section of either COMM 351, ENGWR 384, or JOUR 310.)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC D.Heimer             SCC MAIN T03 1           17571 
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On-Campus

TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC D.Heimer             Davis Cntr Davis 114     17413 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


JOUR 340    Writing for Publication    3 Units

Same As: ENGWR 330
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better or placement through the assessment process.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is an introductory course in writing nonfiction for publication. Emphasis will be on developing a saleable article for magazines, newspapers, or online media sources; finding ideas; analyzing publications; writing a query letter; researching and interviewing; and organizing, writing, and illustrating an article. Credit may be awarded for ENGWR 330 or JOUR 340, but not for both.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Haag               SCC MAIN T03 1           18721 
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On-Campus


JOUR 402    College Newspaper Production    3 Units

Prerequisite: JOUR 302 with a grade of "C" or better or concurrent enrollment.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is a course that instructs students in producing a college newspaper. The course develops students' abilities in news, sports and feature writing, editing, advertising, and photography. This course may be taken four times for credit provided no topic is repeated. Journalism 405 is the lab component for this course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
Beginning College Newspaper Production
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC J.Haag               SCC MAIN T03 1           16735 
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3 Units-54 hours LEC. This course concentrates on the development of beginning newspaper production skills. The course develops students' ability in news writing, advertising, photography, and editing.
On-Campus

Intermediate College Newspaper Production
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC J.Haag               SCC MAIN T03 1           18685 Textbook
3 Units-54 hours LEC. This course concentrates on the development of intermediate newspaper production skills. The course develops students' ability in news writing, advertising, photography, and editing.
On-Campus

Advanced College Newspaper Production for Editors
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC R.Leibrock           SCC MAIN T03 1           18686 Textbook
3 Units-54 hours LEC. This course concentrates on the development of advanced newspaper production skills used by editorial staff. Students will lead beginning and intermediate students in study and application of news writing, advertising, photography, and editing.
On-Campus

Emerging Industry Changes in College Newspaper Pro
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC R.Leibrock           SCC MAIN T03 1           18687 Textbook
3 Units-54 hours LEC. This course provides instruction in production of the college newspaper by concentrating on the development of changing publication skills and software changes in the emerging, evolving field of print media. A digital portfolio will be completed. The course includes lectures, visual presentations, speakers, and lab production time.
On-Campus


JOUR 405    Publications Production Skills Lab    .5-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: JOUR 402, 403, 404, or 406
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This lab course helps students improve their writing, editing, and computer skills as an addition to their enrollment in editing and production and/or college newspaper production. Students may take this course three times for a maximum of nine units.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
MW        09:00AM-11:05AM LAB J.Haag               SCC MAIN T03 3           16559 
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On-Campus


JOUR 406    Online Production    3 Units

Prerequisite: JOUR 302 with a grade or "C" or better or concurrent enrollment
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is a course that instructs students in producing an online college newspaper. Students will learn skills in online writing, editing, digital photography, digital video and audio production, Web design, and podcasting. The course will facilitate media convergence for the Express print newspaper and Mainline print magazine. This course offers opportunity to build a digital portfolio and to gain experience while working on real-world projects. This course may be taken four times for credit as students acquire more advanced skills in producing and managing an online publication and as they require more training in emerging techniques and software used in new media, provided no topic level is repeated. JOUR 405 is the lab component for this course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
Beginning Online Production
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC D.Heimer             SCC MAIN T03 5           18069 
Textbook
3 Units-54 hours LEC. This course provides instruction in online production of the ePress, the online college newspaper, by concentrating on the development of beginning multimedia publication skills. Students will study and apply multimedia storytelling through writing, photography, podcasting, and video and audio capture of news, features, sports, opinion, and blogs. A digital portfolio will be completed. The course includes lectures, visual presentations, speakers, and lab production time.
On-Campus

Intermediate Online Production
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC D.Heimer             SCC MAIN T03 5           18682 Textbook
3 Units-54 hours LEC. This course provides instruction in online production of the ePress, the online college newspaper, by concentrating on the development of intermediate multimedia publication skills. Students will study and apply multimedia storytelling through writing, photography, podcasting, and video and audio capture of news, features, sports, opinion, and blogs. A digital portfolio will be completed. The course includes lectures, visual presentations, speakers, and lab production time.
On-Campus

Advanced Online Production for Editors
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC R.Allen              SCC MAIN T03 5           18683 Textbook
3 Units-54 hours LEC. This course provides instruction in online production of the ePress, the online college newspaper, by concentrating on the development of advanced multimedia publication skills used by editorial staff. Students will lead beginning and intermediate students in study and application of multimedia storytelling through writing, photography, podcasting, and video and audio capture of news, features, sports, opinion, and blogs. A digital portfolio will be completed. The course includes lectures, visual presentations, speakers, and lab production time..
On-Campus

Emerging Industry Changes in Online Production
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC R.Allen              SCC MAIN T03 5           18684 Textbook
3 Units-54 hours LEC. This course provides instruction in online production of the ePress, the online college newspaper, by concentrating on the development of changing multimedia publication skills and software changes in the emerging, evolving field of new media. Students will study and apply multimedia storytelling through writing, photography, podcasting, and video and audio capture of news, features, sports, opinion, and blogs, A digital portfolio will be completed. The course includes lectures, visual presentations, speakers, and lab production time..
On-Campus

Spring 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: May 30, 2013