WRIT 302

Content Strategy

2 Undergraduate credits
Effective December 14, 2016 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

Content strategy encompasses the creation, management, testing, and governance of content, whether that be a website, printed document, social media, or other forms of information. In this class students will gain a comprehensive understanding of content for contemporary information-intensive organizations as well as hands-on skills to create effective, user-friendly, and culturally sensitive content.

Special information

Prerequisites: Completion of Goal I.

Learning outcomes

General

  • Know the role of content for the Web, digital, and other forms of media.
  • Analyze the rhetorical, technological, and human context of content.
  • Discover user goals and organizational objectives for content.
  • Identify main principles and best practices in creating and managing content.
  • Utilize the content strategy development processes and tools.
  • Develop a content strategy encompassing content and its governance.
  • Create effective content that meets user goals and organizational objectives.
  • Analyze and investigate the effectiveness of content for user experience.