CTE Course Catalog

Photojournalism (#8203001)

GPA Weighting:
Bright Futures:
GSC: Gold Seal CAPE Scholars and GSV: Gold Seal Vocational Scholars
Graduation Requirements: Practical Arts
Assessment: Adobe Certified Associate: Adobe Photoshop (Bundled w/ACA InDesign, students earn Adobe Certified Professional in Visual Design certification)
Placement Consideration: This course is part of a planned sequence of CTE instruction in Journalism & Multimedia. The sequence includes Foundations of Journalism (8203000), Media Production (8771110), Digital Design 1 (8209510) and Photojournalism (8203001)
Prerequisites: Digital Design 1 (8209510)
Next Course in Progression:
Other Information: Journalism & Multimedia program offered at: JWMHS
Course Description: This course is designed to introduce students to basic photojournalism techniques, including camera operation, lighting, composition, photo manipulation, and storytelling for print and online publications. Through this course, the students will become fami