JOURNALISM

Course ID: 211453
 
Open to grades: 9 - 12
 
UC/CSU eligibility: None
 
Prerequisites: None
 
Introductory course designed to prepare students to work as part of a publication’s staff. The course focuses on the fundamentals of news, feature, sports, and opinion writing, as well as photography, layout/design, and advertising sales/design. There is an emphasis on news gathering and journalistic accuracy. The course is a prerequisite for being on a school publication staff.