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News Values: How Editors Determine the News

Links to Course Competencies 

This RWLO could be applied in the following courses: JMC 1010, JMC 2010, ENG 0990, ENG 1010 and others. Specifically, this RWLO meets the following course competencies: 

  • Literal thinking skills students are required to learn details of each news quality and apply the understanding to new situations.

  • Critical thinking students are required to evaluate information in news stories and compare to prescribed standards.

  • Computer literacy students are required to use computers to access the internet.