Written Assignments

  Class 1 -  Assign Project
  Class 2 -  Headline Judgment
  Class 3 -  Headline Exercise
  Class 4 -  Editing Leads
  Class 5 -  No Assignment
  Class 6 -  Dust Storm
  Class 7 -  Rapper Story / Crime Story 1
  Class 8 -  Libel Exercise / Ethical Dilemma
  Class 9 -  Editorial Exercise / Fun with Numbers
  Class 10 - No Assignment
  Class 11 - Design Layout (in-class)
  Class 12 - Wire Story Exercise
                  Dallas Morning News
                  Los Angeles Times

  Class 13 - Projects Due
  Class 14 - Take Home Final

  Reading Assignments

  Class 1 - Ch 1 & 2

  Class 2 - Ch 9

  Class 3 - Ch 9

  Class 4 - Ch 3 & 4

  Class 5 - Ch 4

  Class 6 - Ch 5

  Class 7 - None

  Class 8  - Ch 6 & 7

  Class 9  - None

  Class 10 - Ch 8 & 11

  Class 11 - Ch 11

  Class 12 - Ch 5

  Class 13 - Ch 10

  Class 14 - None

Other Exercises

Extra Credit

  AP  Quiz 1    
  AP  Quiz 2
  AP  Quiz 3
  AP Quiz 4
  AP Quiz 5
  AP Quiz 6
  Headlines 1
  Headlines 2
  Headlines 3
  Headlines 4

  Headlines 5
  Concert Review

  Web Heads

Course Information

COMM 4533 - Home

Syllabus

Course Description

Required Texts

Schedule

Facts about Newspapers 2003

Guide to Associated Press Style

Newspaper Credibility Handbook

UHCL Bayousphere

The Signal Newspaper

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