2019 - 2020 MCPS High School Course Bulletin
1152/0 Techniques of Advanced Journalism0.5 credit per semester
This course emphasizes the interpretive and investigative nature of media. Students examine the similarities and differences of newspaper, news magazine, television, and radio; analyze the unique manner in which each explains and interprets current events; and consider the relative importance of each. Students learn research techniques essential to in-depth reporting and write investigative and interpretative stories.
Journalism A and B
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
May be repeated 2 times
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Techniques of Advanced Journalism