Course Title: Yearbook

Course ID: 212653

Grade Level: 9-12

UC/CSU a-g: area “g”

Prerequisite: none

A yearlong class designed for general or college-preparatory students to produce the school yearbook, The Titanium. Students will learn the basics of journalistic writing, layout and design, photography and the business of publications. Students will become adept at using computer programs such as Adobe InDesign and Adobe Photoshop to produce the yearbook. Emphasis is also placed on team building, leadership, and group communications skills essential to the workplace. Students who are interested in the business end of yearbook production (raising money, selling ads, keeping records) in photography, and graphic arts are encouraged to apply. Enrollment is limited. While it is not mandatory that all students take the class as a yearlong course, editors are encouraged to do so.