Newton High School

Digital Media Design & Production

Newspaper (The Newtonian)

Prerequisite: 21st Century Journalism or Digital Media and Teacher Approval.

 

This is a lab course in which students will create the school newspaper, and produce online content. This course will provide students with the opportunity to apply the fundamental techniques learned in Digital Media and 21st Century Journalism through the production of a multi-media project for public presentation.

 

Topics include developing a production schedule, working as a team, utilizing composition principles and embedding audio, video or other content in digital formats. Students taking this course must be self-directed and be able to work with others. Leadership, cooperation and high standards of achievement are essential in all staff members. This course may be repeated for credit.

 

This course may be repeated for credit. Eligible for local Fine Arts credit.

 

Grade Level Required: 10, 11, 12

Yearbook (The Railroader)

Prerequisite: 21st Century Journalism or Digital Media and Teacher Approval.

 

This is a lab course in which students will create videos the school yearbook, and produce online content. This course will provide students with the opportunity to apply the fundamental techniques learned in Digital Media and 21st Century Journalism through the production of a multi-media project for public presentation. 

 

Topics include developing a production schedule, working as a team, utilizing composition principles and embedding audio, video or other content in digital formats. Students taking this course must be self-directed and be able to work with others. Leadership, cooperation and high standards of achievement are essential in all staff members. This course may be repeated for credit.

 

This course may be repeated for credit. Eligible for local Fine Arts credit.

 

Grade Level Required: 10, 11, 12

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