2019 - 2020 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

1152/0  Techniques of Advanced Journalism

0.5 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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