Writing Across the Media

The American University of Rome

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Writing Across the Media

  • Host University

    The American University of Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Communication, Mass Communications, Media and Journalism, Media Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    ENG 102, COM 100 and COM 101

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    A core course for Communication majors which introduces them to the various styles of writing required by the different media (newspapers, magazines, radio, television, film, web content, etc.) The course also looks at the writing done for consumption by the media (such as press releases and promotional material), and for advertising.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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