Advanced Journalism

Advanced Journalism
Course ID: 212503
Open to Grade: 10-12
UC a-g: G  
Prerequisite: Journalism and an application process are required.  The Journalism prerequisite may be waived by the instructor.
Recommendation: Students are strongly encouraged to register for both terms.  Students who want to hold editor positions on the newspaper staff will need to be enrolled both fall and spring terms.  

Designed for general and college prep students to produce the school newspaper.  Activities include writing news stories, editing copy, writing headlines, laying out pages, creating computer graphics, taking photographs, and selling ads.  Journalism as a career will be considered. Students may prepare other types of high school publications and will work on fundraising events to finance all costs of newspaper production.  Course may be repeated for credit.  Students new to the publication class must enroll in the Fall Term.