CMST 144 Newspaper Design • 3 Cr.
Class title change starting Summer 2013
Print and Online Media • 3 Cr.
Applies newspaper design and coverage strategies. Topics include headline schedules, page makeup, assignment planning, and picture editing. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits. Requires additional time outside class. Prerequisite: CMST 141 or ENGL& 101 or entry code.
New description starting Summer 2013
Presents the basics of newspaper, magazine and online media design strategies. Topics include page makeup, assignment planning and picture editing. Requires additional lab time outside of class. Prerequisite: CMST 141 or ENGL& 101 or entry code.
After completing this class, students should be able to:
Practice and create the various types of design and layout for various mediums.
Discuss the elements of design and layout using the proper terminology.
Explain the value and impact of photojournalism.
Describe the role design and layout play in readership.
Recognize, critique and evaluate professional design.