Location: 6500 MAPES ROAD, FT MEADE, MD
Class Schedule FY: 2019
05 Feb 2019
06 Feb 2019
07 Mar 2019
10 Mar 2019
11 Mar 2019
05 Apr 2019
07 Apr 2019
08 Apr 2019
07 May 2019
08 May 2019
06 Jun 2019
09 Jun 2019
10 Jun 2019
15 Jul 2019
16 Jul 2019
17 Jul 2019
13 Aug 2019
14 Aug 2019
15 Aug 2019
13 Sep 2019
15 Sep 2019
16 Sep 2019
15 Oct 2019
The Electronic Journalism Course places emphasis on the principles and techniques needed to produce video news and spots and social media videos. The students learn writing for video and operation of video camera systems, lighting and editing. This course provides the knowledge and skills needed to give apprentice -level electronic journalism experience to non-broadcasters. The selected student should be serving as an electronic journalist or projected for an Armed Forces Radio and Television Service assignment.
Previous graduates may attend EJC as a refresher course providing they graduated at least three years prior to the class start date.
Prerequisites for Course DINFOS-EJC
There are no Prerequisites in the Verifiable Prerequisites section. See other sections.
There are no Prerequisites in the Prerequisite Courses section. See other sections.
E-1 through E-5 - Soldiers who possess MOS 46Q/R. APAC is the approving authority for all Army Waivers.
GS-9 through GS-12 - Must hold a public affairs or communications position series 1001, 1035, or 1082 and must have CP22 program manager approval. Must have completed all CES requirements for grade level.
U.S. Air Force:
E-4 through E-5 - Students must possess 5 skill-level in AFSC 3N0XX and be a graduate of BPASC, VPD, BSP or BPJC-USAF
GS-5 through GS-9 - Students must be in in the 10XX series
U.S. Coast Guard:
E-4 and E-5
E-1 through E-6 - Must possess Mass Communication Specialist rating
U.S. Marine Corps:
E-1 through E-6 - Must be a graduate of BPASC
attending this course must have an English Comprehension Level (ECL) of 85.
Must be in a GS series 1035, 1061, 1071, or 1084 position requiring electronic journalism skills.
Requests for waivers must be routed through the appropriate Service chain of command to the DINFOS Commandant and must be approved prior to student's acceptance into training. If you have any questions about these procedures, please contact Academic Records at 301-677-4648.