DESCRIPTION: This is a full-year course in which students will create a school yearbook. An application and interview process is required to become a staff member. Techniques for writing, editing, designing, organizing and financing a yearbook are taught by producing the publication. A willingness to learn to use new software programs. Frequent out-of-class time is required to attend school events, such as dances or athletic events, to meet deadlines, and for photography shoots. Deadlines are strictly enforced. This course counts as elective credit toward graduation and fits in with several career focus pathways.