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JOUR 167

Television News Magazine

This is a course dedicated to quality, long-form visual reporting, told through the half-hour show, Equal Time. Each episode focuses on a specific topic in depth. The stories center around news important to Californians, and they air on the PBS-TV station, KQED Silicon Valley. The show contains taped packages and live-to-tape roundtable discussions. Students are responsible for several aspects of show creation, including reporting, writing, shooting,editing and producing. Repeatable for up to 6 units of credit when topic changes. Prerequisite: JOUR 061, JOUR 165 or Instructor Approval

Repeatable for credit

Normal Grade Rules