For all the changes it’s gone through, journalism is still rooted in the written word. Cover basic grammar, reading comprehension, and communication in eAchieve’s online classes. Move on to Composition Class and Creative Writing to improve your writing style. You’ll also learn how to properly cite academic sources, a useful skill for journalists.
Take Honors and AP level English classes to study literature. You can use these classes to test out of entry-level college English classes or earn credit directly through the AP exam.
All High School English Courses
Social Studies courses
How do you decide what to cover on the news? Learn what’s important to report by taking Social Studies courses about history, government, and social issues. eAchieve Academy teaches these classes throughout 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th grade. Some classes like Human geography and World History are required.
AP classes in social studies are an important opportunity to dive deeper into complicated subjects. We have AP: World History, European History, US History, Psychology, and Economics (Macro and Miro).
All High School Social Studies Courses
World Language courses
Lots of journalists, photographers, and news correspondents travel to the world to get to the bottom of the latest story. Knowing multiple languages can make visiting foreign countries much easier. eAcheive world language classes include beginner and AP-level Spanish, French, German, and Chinese.
All High School World Language Courses
Information Technology (IT) courses
News agencies use blogs, social media, and video streaming to report on important stories in real-time. Journalists should know how to use technology to their advantage. And there are always jobs for skilled programmers, coders, and analysts. Start learning the latest tech with eAchieve Academy IT courses. Computer classes available for high school students teach programming languages like HTML, CSS, and JAVA.
Advanced students are welcome to take AP Computer Science Principles and AP Computer Science A which use the Python programming language.
All High School IT Courses
Every news story needs a visual to go with it. You can learn fine art photography, digital painting techniques, or art history through our online school.
All High School Art Courses
Business Education courses
If you decide to become a freelance reporter or journalist, you’ll need business skills to sell your stories. Business Education classes teach the foundations of entrepreneurship, personal financial planning, and marketing. Take eAchieve’s online classes to learn how to promote your work.
All High School Business Education Courses