Catalogue 2020 - 2021

COMM 371 Advanced Radio Reporting


3 cr.


COMM 241 and COMM 251, or JRNL 100/JRNL 101 and COMM 245

Course Description

This course provides students with professional radio reporting opportunities. It focuses on radio news reporting with instruction and real-life applications in developing, researching, writing, and producing broadcast news stories to be aired on National Public Radio station WAMC. Students receive on-the-air talent techniques and one-on-one coaching for professional voice-over productions. Story ideas are assigned by the instructor, the WAMC news director, and news producers; students must also generate his/her own story proposals. This course is cross-listed as JRNL 370.

Cross Listed Courses

JRNL 370