This model is for students who want to focus on writing for magazines, from small newsletters to consumer magazines. The model is designed to provide writing skills, reporting techniques and theoretical frameworks important to a successful writer. The model provides the necessary insights into design and editing but focuses on the variety of kinds of writing a student must learn to work at contemporary magazines. Students have the opportunity for hands-on work at a variety of magazines, including Vox, a weekly city magazine, and the Global Journalist.
One of the following four courses:
Note: The university requires at least half of a graduate student’s coursework to be in 8000-level (or greater) courses. 4000-level (and below) courses do not carry graduate credit. Some courses will not be offered every semester. Plan accordingly by checking with your graduate adviser and the registrar’s schedule of courses for current course availability.