The objective of the course is for students to write and produce the school newspaper, Knight’s Helm. Journalism is a course designed for students interested in newspaper journalism and/or developing their skills as a writer. The course explores media and the ethical responsibility of being involved in media. Students will learn the fundamentals of news, feature, editorial and sports writing. In addition, students will learn editing and interviewing skills. Students will create numerous original stories using varied structures and writing techniques. Students will also learn to create computer-generated layouts and graphics using Photoshop and InDesign. This course may be taken more than once for credit.