CRC19: Courses

JOUR 411 College Media Production II

Units: 3

Hours: 36 hours LEC; 54 hours LAB

Prerequisite: JOUR 410 with a grade of "C" or better

Advisory: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in one of the following: JOUR 300, 335, 404 or PHOTO 302.

Transferable: CSU


This course builds on experience gained in Journalism 410. During this second-semester course, students focus on intermediate writing and production skills, using the school newspaper The Connection and its online companion, as a practical laboratory. Students will work in at least two of the following areas: researching, writing, and editing articles for the two publications; taking photographs and creating graphic illustrations; developing multimedia stories; or designing pages. Ethical and legal aspects of communication are also covered.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO#1: Produce intermediate work suitable for publication in print and/or online.