MC3306 T-R Spring 2016 Class Schedule

January 19 - Class Introduction/News Judgment and News Values
January 21 - Differences Between Print and Broadcast (SOTD: Dale)

January 26 - Story Formats (SOTD: Thomas) (CE Quiz 1)
January 28 - Writing Leads (SOTD: Gabriel)

February 2 - Writing Workshop (SOTD: Brian) (CE Quiz 2)
February 4 - Lab Assignment 1

February 9 - Finding Good Stories (SOTD: Jackie)
February 11 - Writing Conversationally (SOTD: Brooke) (CE Quiz 3)

February 16 - Interview Strategies and Picking Quality Sound (SOTD: Kelsey)
February 18 - How to Write a Package Script (SOTD: Nathan)

February 23 - Writing for the Web (SOTD: Gabriel) (CE Quiz 4) (Story 1 Assignment)
February 25 - Lab Assignment 2

March 1 - How to Write to Video (SOTD: Colleen)
March 3 - Ambient Sound (SOTD: Zana)

March 8 - Bob Dotson Book (SOTD: Alex)
March 10 - Bob Dotson Book (SOTD: Kambiz) (CE Quiz 5)

March 15 - Spring Break
March 17 - Spring Break

March 22 - Covering Live Events (SOTD: Meagan) (CE Quiz 6) (Story 2 Assignment)
March 24 - Lab Assignment 3

March 29 - On-Air Performance Tips (SOTD: Travis) (CE Quiz 7)
March 31 - Lab Assignment 4

April 5 - Boyd Huppert (!) in class! Meet in OM 234
April 7 - Allison Inns in class (SOTD: Sam) (Story 3 Assignment)

April 12 - Broadcast News Ethics (CE Quiz 8)
April 14 - Lab Assignment 5

April 19 - Social Newsgathering Ethics
April 21 - Social Media Best Practices (CE Quiz 9) (Story 4 Assignment)

April 26 - Differences Between TV and Radio/Writing PSAs and Commercials 
April 28 - Boyd Huppert's Land of 10,000 Stories (CE Quiz 10)

May 5 - Final exam, 8-10:30 a.m.

*Schedule subject to change as needed