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Grammar Exam

Temporary instructions (effective 4/8/2021)

**Starting Spring semester 2022, all students must take J1330: Precision Language before they can register for J2311**

Planning to take JOUR 2311 Introduction Multiplatform Reporting and Writing? You’ll first have to earn the Poynter Institute’s Language Primer Certificate. Students who have taken JOUR 1330 Precision Language and passed with a C or higher are exempt and can go directly to the “Registering for JOUR 2311” section at the bottom of this handout.

Registering for the Grammar Test

Registering for J2311 

  • Registration for the JOUR 2311 lecture and a JOUR 2311 lab is by permission only via your MyOHIO Student Center.
  • The School of Journalism will confirm receipt of your Poynter certificate (or confirm your completion of JOUR 1330) and approve (or deny) all permission requests for JOUR 2311.  You will get email confirmation about the status of your request.
  • If approved, you will not officially be enrolled in JOUR 2311 until you finalize your class schedule. If you have not finalized your schedule by the indicated deadline, you could lose your seat in the class.