National Summer Yearbook Workshop: 21st Century Scholastic Journalism

3 Units
Main Campus
Credit Validation

Course Description

Credit Validation for Jostens Participants Only

Our mission is to Capture | Celebrate | Inspire and the Jostens National Summer Yearbook Workshop brings this vision to life. This unique yearbook workshop features a renowned award-winning staff, specialty tracks and staff planning sessions designed to meet your individual staff needs. As well, this workshop offers one-on-one sessions with our talented artists and technology gurus that are designed to give your publication a special touch.  Not only are workshop attendees able to select from a wide variety of breakouts each day, but they also learn and work in specialized tracks for much of the workshop. This allows the yearbook staff to glean a large amount of information and develop teamwork that will benefit the upcoming year.

Attendees will attend different breakouts and focus on different topic areas.

Course Details

Number of Units: 3.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours

Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for Jostens participants who are Yearbook advisers at the Middle and High School level.


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What You Will Learn

  • Understand basic, advanced or specialized areas of yearbook production
  • Understand technology software used to create a yearbook
  • Participate in a professional artist session to develop the yearbook concept


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Credit Validation

The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.

Key Benefits of Credit Validation Courses

Make Your Work Count

Earn credit for your previous work in trainings, workshops, and conferences through a simple process.

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Save money by earning credit for work you completed and get one step closer to salary advancement.

Work Towards a Degree

Many receiving institutions may accept credits towards degree programs, giving you a head start in earning a graduate degree.