Location: 6500 MAPES ROAD, FT MEADE, MD
Class Schedule FY20
The graduate is prepared to perform the duties of an editor/content manager of all communication products. The course covers the application of the latest techniques and theory from military and civilian experts in layout and design, journalism, imagery graphics and Internet-based capabilities. It provides experienced military communicators with advanced instruction in determining and refining content, designing attractive and functional products, coaching writers and photographers, making ethical decisions, and staff management. Students receive comprehensive training in adapting techniques through publication redesigns and critiques. The course will culminate in an improvement presentation.
Prerequisites for Course DINFOS-CMC-DL
The Student must satisfy any one of the following Prerequisite Course Solution Sets:
Students must have graduated from course:
(PA QUALIFICATION COURSE).
(PA QUALIFICATION COURSE-ADL-R).
(BASIC STILL PHOTOGRAPHY).
(BASIC PUBLIC AFFAIRS SPECIALIST COURSE).
(BASIC PUBLIC AFFAIRS SPECIALIST COURSE ADL-R).
(BASIC MASS COMMUNICATION SPC. COURSE-USN).
(BASIC COMBAT CORRESPONDENT COURSE).
(BROADCAST COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST).
(BASIC PHOTOJOURNALIST COURSE-USAF).
(BROADCAST COMMUNICATION SPECIALISTUSAF).
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Text Prerequisites for DINFOS-CMC-DL (cont.)
**CMC-DL is not open to International students
E-4 through E-6 MOS 46 qualified; E-7 and above 46 Series MOS qualified.
GS-07 or above, GS-1035, 1082, 1087, 1001 in an editor position.
E-4 through E-6; AFSC 3N0X5; Graduate of DINFOS-BPAS-W, DINFOS-BPASC, DINFOS BPASC-ADL-NR/R, DINFOS-BPJC-USAF, DINFOS-BSP or AFIS-BJC; completion of CDC 3N055; 6 months experience on a print or electronic publication.
GS-07 and above; Graduate of DINFOS-PAOQC, DINFOS-PAQC, AFIS-PAOC, DINFOS-BPAS-W, DINFOSBPASC, DINFOS-BPASC-ADL/NR/R, DINFOS-BPJC-USAF, DINFOS-BSP or AFIS-BJC or 6 or more college Journalism credits; 6 months experience on a print or electronic publication.
Graduate of DINFOS-PAQC, DINFOS-PAOQC or AFIS-PAOC or have completed 15 or more college journalism credits; nominated by PAO detailer.
E-4 and above; In the MC rating and nominated by MC Enlisted detailer.
GS-09 or above; Series 1035 or 1082; graduate of DINFOS-PAOQC, DIN FOS-PAQC, AFIS-PAOC, DINFOSBPAS-W, DINFOS-BPASC, DINFOS-BMCSC, or AFIS-BJC or have completed 15 or more college journalism credits; 1-year experience on a military news publication; nominated by CHINFO.
E-3 and above with MOS 43XX; Graduate of DINFOS-BPAS-W, DINFOS-BPASC, AFIS-BJC, DINFOSPAOQC, DINFOS-PAQC or AFIS-PAOC. Requests for waivers must be routed through HQ DivPA to the DINFOS commandant.
E-4 and above; Graduate of DINFOS-BPAS-W, DINFOS-BPASC, DINFOS-BPASC-ADL-NR/R; or AFIS-BJC; and 6 months field experience.
GS-07 and above, Series 1035 or 1082 in an editor position.