ERIC Number: ED183900
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Military Curricula for Vocational & Technical Education. Still Photojournalism Techniques, 16-3.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Air Force School of Applied Aerospace Sciences, Lakeland AFB, TX.
These instructor materials and student workbook and programmed texts for a secondary-postsecondary-level course in still photojournalism techniques are one of a number of military-developed curriculum packages selected for adaptation to vocational instruction and curriculum development in a civilian setting. Purpose stated for the 234-hour course consisting of four blocks of instruction is to provide knowledge and training in these areas: journalistic process and role of the photojournalist; information acquisition techniques; elements of style in writing; communicating with people; legal and ethical considerations; processing techniques; personality feature; group, publicity, editorial, sports, and picture stories; and layouts. The plan of instruction, which suggests number of hours of class time devoted to each course objective (lesson) and details references and materials, is based on the following outline: The Journalistic Sequence (5 lessons, 20 hours), People Pictures (6 lessons, 80 hours), The Communication Process (3 lessons, 48 hours), and Job-Oriented Workshop (7 lessons, 86 hours). Block 1 (The Journalistic Sequence) is a workbook and study guide which includes objectives, informative materials, procedures, questions, and references. The other blocks consist of programmed texts with review exercises and tests. Some slide-tapes are suggested but not provided. (YLB)
Descriptors: Art Education, Behavioral Objectives, Codes of Ethics, Communications, Course Descriptions, Curriculum Guides, High Schools, Interviews, Journalism, Journalism Education, Layout (Publications), Learning Activities, Legal Responsibility, News Writing, Newspapers, Photography, Policy, Postsecondary Education, Programed Instructional Materials, Publicity, Study Guides, Textbooks, Workbooks
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Occupational and Adult Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Air Force School of Applied Aerospace Sciences, Lakeland AFB, TX.