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Written Assignments
Reading Assignments

   Week 4 -  Ledes Exercise
   Week 5 -  Inverted Pyramid Exercise 1 /
                  Inverted Pyramid Exercise 2 /
                  Portland Exercise

   Week 7 -  Police / Crime Story
   Week 8 -  News Release Exercise
   Week 9 -  Obituary Exercise
   Week 10 - Alvin Exercise
   Week 12 - Chron Abduction Story /
                   Alternate Abduction Story /
                   Portland Exercise /
                   Alternative Story Exercise


  Final exam is a take-home
  due before midnight Dec 9

   Week 1 - Ch 1 & 2
   Week 2 - Ch 7
   Week 3 - Ch 4 (up to pg 84)
   Week 4 - Ch 3 (pg 40-48)
   Week 5 - Ch 3 (pg 38-39)
   Week 6 - Ch 3 (remaining)
   Week 7 - Ch 5 (pg 96-101)
   Week 8 - Ch 10

   Week 9 - Ch 5 (pg 50-51, 92-93)
   Week 10 - Ch 5 (102-107)
   Week 11 - None
   Week 12 - Ch 6 (up tp pg 128)
   Week 13 - Ch 8
        THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY
   Week 14 - Ch 9
AP Exercises
Extra Credit
   AP Exercise 1 - Due Week 3
   AP Exercise 2 - Due Week 4
   AP Exercise 3 - Due Week 5
   AP Exercise 4 - Due Week 11
   AP Exercise 5 - Due Week 13
   AP Exercise 6 - Due Week 14
   Week 1 - What is News
   Week 2 - Ethics Exercise
   Week 4 - Ledes Exercise
   Week 5 - Rewrite Exercise /
                 Southwest Airlines

   Week 7 - Ch 3 (remaining)
   Week 8 - Ch 5 (pg 96-101)

   Week 9 - Ch 5 (pg 50-51, 92-93)
    
   Week 10 - Ch 5 (102-107)
   Week 11 - None
   Week 12 - Ch 6 (up tp pg 128)
   Week 13 - Ch 8
   Week 14 - Ch 9

Exercises


Course Information

COMM 3231 - 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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