Suggested Grade Level: 10-12
Prerequisite: Application and teacher recommendation, INTRODUCTION TO MEDIA ARTS course strongly recommended
Max. G.P.A.: 4.0 Credits: 1.0
Course Description: Students will learn the ethics of news gathering as they research news and apply a variety of methods, including interviewing. These methods will be utilized for students to broadcast topics relating to sports, features, weather, and current events, to the school and community. Students will explore the technological aspect of broadcasting, by working with Adobe Suite Software, Premiere, and Photoshop using the digital camera, editing tape, layering graphics, sound, and videos, and other techniques. In addition, the nature of public speaking will be examined, while stressing the importance of cooperation, organization, and meeting deadlines.