Principles of Writing and Storytelling for Marketing Communications
This course develops students’ ability to write clearly and persuasively in the formats most frequently used in marketing, public relations, and communications. Students identify and hone their own unique writing style and method, which they can adapt for different brands, audiences, platforms, and formats. This class focuses on writing speed, clarity, brevity, and style, as well as proven persuasive writing techniques such as storytelling. Students will learn to write a variety of marketing material for both traditional and digital media. This portfolio of written works can then be shown to prospective employers or clients. Prerequisite(s): MKT 300.