MCOM 007 - Photojournalism - Units 3

This course is designed to offer the student instruction in the use of digital photojournalism as a tool for reporting and interpreting news for print and Internet mass media. The course includes instruction in operation of digital cameras, composition, processing of digital images and photo page design. Instruction is also provided in techniques of covering specific categories of news events, including spot news, fires, crime, disasters, sports, and features. Legal and ethical issues related to photojournalism are also examined. (CSU)