Yearbook/Journalism

Prerequisite:

Successful completion of English 10

Credit:

1.0

Grade:

11, 12

Yearbook/Journalism is journalistic in nature and allows students to participate in the production of the school yearbook and the school online blog. Students in this course are required to learn layout design; write and fit copy, captions, and headlines; sell advertisements; learn basic photography skills; and be proficient on a computer. Individual responsibility is essential toward completion of assignments for deadlines. Students will also have the opportunity to accept leadership positions and develop new skills as they build the yearbook and newspaper. To register for this course, students must sign up for both first and second semesters and have completed English 10 successfully. Interested students must complete and submit an application. This course will count toward an elective credit.