Entry Level Multimedia Journalist

Digital Media and Communications Department | CC - Certificate of Completion | 1 year

Gain fundamental skills in multimedia journalism by earning a less-than-one-year certificate at Clackamas Community College. Multimedia journalism combines text, images, videos and graphics to tell stories and keep people informed.

Have you ever wanted to work in television, radio or film? The Entry Level Multi-Media Journalist certificate is your pathway into the entertainment industry. Learn the skills needed for visual and audio editing, multimedia production, post production, weblog and podcast writing and production, broadcast reporting and electronic news gathering. If you’re interested in keeping people informed on current events using a variety of avenues, multimedia journalism is the career for you.


Entry Level Multimedia Journalist

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Entry Level Multimedia Journalist Core Requirement

Complete COMM-100 or PSY-101
  • COMM-100
  • Basic Speech Communication
  • 3
  • PSY-101
  • Human Relations
  • 3
 
Complete J-221 or J-226
  • J-221
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • 4
  • J-226
  • Intro-Coll Newsp-Design/Prod
  • 4
 
Complete the following Entry Level Multimedia Core Requirements
  • BA-146
  • Entertainment Law & New Media
  • 3
  • DMC-100
  • Introduction to Media Arts
  • 3
  • DMC-104
  • Digital Video Editing
  • 4
  • DMC-191
  • DMC Portfolio Project II
  • 4
  • J-211
  • Mass Media & Society
  • 4
  • J-215
  • College Newspaper: Writing & Photography
  • 3
  • J-216
  • Writing for Media
  • 4
  • J-220
  • Intro to Broadcast Journalism
  • 4
  • WR-121
  • English Composition
  • 4
 
Total Credits Required: 37
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Kelly White

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