Orientation for this course is REQUIRED.
Failure to participate in a REQUIRED orientation, as specified below, may jeopardize your grade.
Your instructor will be handling orientation as indicated below.
Other Orientation Information
ORIENTATION WILL BE AT THE FIRST CLASS MEETING OF THE SEMESTER.
Instructor's Welcome Page
Your instructor's detailed information page (referred to as
a "welcome page") is:
Accessing Your Course
Your instructor has developed a website to be used in this course.
Specific details for accessing this website
will be provided by your instructor.
Purchasing Your Books and Other Course Materials
While you may purchase your books and other course materials from the provider of your choice (using the
ISBN number available through the course's academic department
where applicable to ensure the correct version), both the campus bookstore
and our online bookstore,
guarantee that they stock the correct version for your course.
Approximately 3 weeks prior to the start of the session you can use the link
below to see the list of books that have been selected by your instructor. If you have
any questions about the course materials listed, please contact your instructor or the academic
this link to see the book list for your course.
Other Information about the Course
SYLLABUS IS AT: http://faculty.bucks.edu/rogerst/jour276.html
THIS CLASS IS DESIGNED FOR STUDENTS WHO WANT TO LEARN A MORE CREATIVE, MAGAZINE STYLE OF WRITING FOR PRINT AND ONLINE MEDIA. IN THIS CLASS YOU'LL BE PRODUCING LONGER, MORE IN-DEPTH STORIES WHERE YOU'LL HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO DO THE KIND OF SUBSTANTIVE REPORTING AND COMPELLING WRITING OF THE KIND FOUND IN PUBLICATIONS SUCH AS ROLLING STONE, THE NEW YORKER, THE NEW YORK TIMES MAGAZINE AND HUFFINGTON POST. YOU'LL ALSO BE READING STORIES FROM THESE KINDS OF PUBLICATIONS AND LEARNING TO EVALUATE THEM CRITICALLY.