JOURNALISM: Introduction to mass communications

Journalism; Course #1531 Credit: 1; Grade: 9 - 11; Journalism provides an overview of the fundamentals of journalism including how to write news stories, features, editorials, sports stories, and captions. Other topics to be covered include the elements of dynamic journalism, photography, advertising, essentials of layout, design, style, and typography. Students will also be given an opportunity to examine the roles of radio, TV, and film through changing times and produce original work relating to their special fields of interest.


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