This interest area educates students in the history, theory and skills of photojournalism, including still and moving images as well as audio. Also covered are the principles and practice of visual editing and design for print and online. Photojournalism students learn to create truly integrated multimedia projects, incorporating audio, video and stills into compelling visual story-telling projects. The program’s essential element remains understanding the power of image, and it embraces all the new technologies in presentation. Students are prepared for careers as photojournalists for print and online publications and as freelancers. Administered by the photojournalism faculty.
All Journalism students must take the following courses at the upper-division level: