CMST 261 Radio News Broadcasting • 5 Cr.


Covers writing, editing, producing, and delivering news for radio. Prerequisite: CMST 141 and CMST 161 or permission of instructor.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Describe and use actuality, voicer, and wrap-in with in-class projects.
  • Write, rewrite and edit news stories for broadcast.
  • Produce a three-to-five minute newscast employing writing and production skills.
  • Produce features using field recording devices, writing skills, and in-studio production skills.
  • Create resume script.