146 YEARBOOK/DESKTOP PUBLISHING I
Will meet the graduation requirement for COMMUNICATION ARTS
Grade Level: 10-12
This course provides students with the skills and concepts to enable them to create publications using computer desktop applications. The main focus will be to provide a yearbook for the school community. Students will learn such skills as basic photography, business management, layout, graphic design, art, copy writing, editing, fundraising, sales, word processing, record keeping, advertising, and budgeting. The student will also interact with the entire school community and local businesses to meet class goals and objectives. Moreover, students will explore careers in fields as diverse as business, photography, computers, and writing.
Prerequisite: Application, 3.0 GPA and teacher recommendation