Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) at College of San Mateo
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Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)
Certificate of Achievement: Digital Media: Journalism

Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be able to:
  1. Communicate effectively by producing beat reports and formulating story ideas based on campus and off-campus research
  2. Demonstrate effective teamwork and project planning by working within a student-centered hierarchy on print and online journalism projects Students learn to collaborate and assign individual duties within their group
  3. Develop story and photo ideas and original ways of presenting materials for the newspaper and website
  4. Produce an authentic newspaper and website
  5. Gather content and design coverage for print and online within a First Amendment context
  6. Produce video and audio content for the website