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MASC 465. Newscasting. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 1 lecture and 4 laboratory hours. 3 credits. May be repeated once for a total of six credits. Prerequisites: MASC 274, MASC 303, MASC 415 and MASC 460, each with minimum grade of C. Concentrates on developing on-air skills in radio and television studio and field situations. Emphasizes journalistic principles in delivery of news, public affairs, editorial and interviews. Stresses grammar, diction and broadcast writing.