Multimedia Journalism Certificate


The Multimedia Journalism Certificate is designed to help students learn skills needed in today's high-tech media world. The courses will teach students how to tell stories in multiple media and publish effectively online. It will help students prepare for employment as multimedia reporters, editors and/or web producers. This certificate requires at total of 24-25 units. A minimum grade of C is required for each course taken.

Required Courses: (18 units)
JOUR 101 FReporting and Writing3
JOUR 150 FSocial Media Communications3
JOUR 210 FMultimedia Reporting3
JOUR 221 F Introduction to Visualizing Data3
JOUR 230 F Virtual Reality Storytelling (formerly Virtual Reality/360 Storytelling)3
CRTV 122 FAudio Production Techniques3
Restricted Electives: (6-7 units) 6-7
Web Design I (formerly Web Page Design II)3
Web Design II (formerly Dreamweaver I)3
Beginning Spreadsheet (MS Excel)3
Introduction to Information Systems4
Honors Introduction to Information Systems
Web Page Multimedia Design II3
Digital Production and Non-Linear Editing for Video and Film3
Advanced Digital Production and Non-Linear Editing for Video3
Advanced Spreadsheet - MS Excel (formerly Spreadsheet Advanced MS Excel)3
Introduction to Web Graphics3
Digital Video3
Motion Graphics and Special Effects3
Advanced Reporting and Writing3
UAV and Drone Reporting3
Introduction to News Media Production3
Total Units24-25

Program Level Student Learning Outcomes

Outcome 1: Develop a complete news story in video format.

Outcome 2: Create simple website and publish multimedia effectively and properly to the site.