COMM 313, Editorial Processes
Instructor: Ross Collins, North Dakota State University, Fargo
Begin with the video! You know editing is important. But is it dramatic?
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Headlines and headings:
Midterm exam review (regular term).
Design and makeup:
10 Common Typographic pitfalls
Includes keystroke combinations for quote, dash, and other substitutions.
Summer session final exam review.
Regular session final exam review.
"A Few Rules."
How they used to look: famous mass media, 1674-1974.
AP Style exercise.
Grammar exercise one.
Grammar exercise two.
Word clutter exercise.
Final copy editing exercise.
Headline exercise one.
Headline exercise two.
Headline exercise three.
Writing cutlines exercise.
Copy control exercise one.
Copy control exercise two.
InDesign exercise: Tom Peters.
InDesign exercise: travel tab.
InDesign exercise: fishing newsletter.
InDesign exercise: hobbies newsletter.
InDesign exercise: student broadsheet.
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