HU 144 Photojournalism

This course is designed to introduce students to the practical and ethical concerns of photojournalism. Emphasis is placed on photographs that inform. Topics include caption writing, photo-editing, the photo-essay, page layout and design and the electronic darkroom. Projects include photographing real events on campus such as sports, meetings, entertainment and other journalistic situations. Note: 35mm cameras are available for students who do not have their own. Prerequisite: HU 140 or permission of instructor. Contact Hours: (2,2)