Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: ENG                                     Course Number: 230                                    
Course Title: Journalism in the 21st Century
Subject: English
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This class offers an introduction to the shifting practices and values of the journalism industry. Students will assess how technology has changed the way news is created, delivered and consumed, and explore the powerful implications of such changes in American life. Throughout the course, our focus will be trained on the future of mass communication, and the increasingly essential role of media literacy as information proliferates.

Prerequisite: ENG 201 or 102
Start Date:    04/30/2011                         End Date: