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MASC 363 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Levar Stoney, Phonemic Orthography, Murder 2
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I. Characteristics of broadcast writing A. Present/future tense 1. Talk for today 2. Say days of the week if not tomorrow or yesterday B. Phonetic spelling 1....

Mass Communications
MASC 363
Carey
MASC 305 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Measles, Nominative Case, Possessive
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I. Making the parts agree A. Basics 1. Each subject and its verb must agree in number (singular or plural) 2. Each pronoun must agree with its antecedent in number, gender, and person 3. Each word, phrase, or clause in a s...

Mass Communications
MASC 305
Ewing
MASC 305 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Style Guide, Ap Stylebook, Abbreviation
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I. AP style A. Originated in 1953 with the first AP stylebook B. Rulebook for newswriting ("part dictionary, part textbook, part encyclopedia") C. Provides an accurate, consistent presentation...

Mass Communications
MASC 305
Ewing
MASC 305 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Third-Person Pronoun, Lawn Mower, Ap Stylebook
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I. Confusing words A. That/which 1. That A. Tends to restrict the reader's thought and direct it the way you want it to go B. Example: The lawnmower that ...

Mass Communications
MASC 305
Ewing
MASC 305 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Dependent Clause, Semicolon
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I. Punctuation for copy editors A. Ampersand (&) 1. Only use with names 2. Never use it to replace the word "and" 3. Least used punctuation mark B. Apostro...

Mass Communications
MASC 305
Ewing
MASC 305 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Copy Editing
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I. The roles of the copy editor A. A copy editor checks written material for errors before its set in type 1. Spelling 2. Grammatical errors 3. Factual errors 4. Word usage 5. Style (APinhouse) B. Copy editors are not proo...

Mass Communications
MASC 305
Ewing
MASC 305 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Fantastic Four, Krypto
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I. Grammar basics A. Make sure your words agree and go together 1. A verb must agree in number with its subject 2. A pronoun must agree with its antecedent in number, gender, and ...

Mass Communications
MASC 305
Ewing
MASC 305 Lecture 2: MASC 305 8-30 1
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I. Clarity A. You write stories to satisfy your readers, not yourself 1. The news will go on without you 2. Youre your own worst editor 3. Dont write for your sources either B. Stories have to be readable in order to be me...

Mass Communications
MASC 305
Ewing
MASC 203 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Ap Stylebook
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I. AP style writing A. The 5 C's of why we use AP style 1. Clarity A. Avoiding misunderstanding should be your #1 priority B. The easier your story is ...

Mass Communications
MASC 203
Hawes Spencer
MASC 203 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Oneword
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I. Ledes and LSQ's A. The best duet possible, if executed properly B. Set up the LSQ with your lede 1. Example: "One student is feeling particularly excited for the event." "'I can't...

Mass Communications
MASC 203
Hawes Spencer
MASC 203 Lecture 4: Journalism Writing - VCU - Spencer - 9/7
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I. General tips A. Inverted pyramid 1. Order of importance 2. Most vital details first, least vital details last 3. Good for readers and reporters alike B. ...

Mass Communications
MASC 203
Hawes Spencer
MASC 203 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Kentucky And Virginia Resolutions, United States Constitution, Pentagon Papers
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I. History of American journalism A. 1787 - Constitution passes 1. Newspapers had no order, no objectivity, and were published by political parties B. 1789 - Bill of Rights first draft ...

Mass Communications
MASC 203
Hawes Spencer
MASC 203 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Dont, Five Ws
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I. Becoming a fly on the wall A. Putting the reader into the scene B. Using small details that make the reader feel like they're actually there II. Types of sources (5 D's) A. Direct ...

Mass Communications
MASC 203
Hawes Spencer
MASC 101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Federal Communications Commission, Time Inc., News Corporation
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Chapter 7: American Multimedia Conglomerates o Key Points: - American Multimedia Conglomerates - Disney - Newscorp - Time Warner - Viacom - Comcast (the owners of NBC Universal) ...

Mass Communications
MASC 101
Vivian C.Medina- Messner
MASC 101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: International Telecommunications Satellite Organization, Communications System, Spectrum Of A Ring
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Chapter 5 – The Medium: Global Technologies and Organizations o Key Points: - International telecommunications Union - Intelsat - World Summit on the Info Society - World Trade Organization ...

Mass Communications
MASC 101
Vivian C.Medina- Messner
Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Business Communication, Human Communication, Jargon

Communication Success 2 Communication Success 3 permacharts TM ...

Business Administration
BUS 343
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