JOURNALISM 1

JOURNALISM 1                                                                                                                                                             
Course ID# 211453

Open to grades:   9-12

This course is designed for general and college prep students to prepare them to work in the school journalism program. This course will build skills in the fundamentals of reporting, examine advertising as a foundation of newspaper revenue, and study mass media. The student will be able to gather information and write various types of journalistic stories with emphasis on language and style and accuracy in news gathering and editing. In addition, students will be able to write headlines, lay out pages, publish online, and formulate newspaper policy.