Requirements and Details

Broadcast Journalism Concentration: 49-54 semester hours

Multimedia Concentration: 49-56 semester hours

Public Affairs/Information Concentration: 57-60 semester hours

Core Requirements: 24 semester hours

Code Course Title Units
JOUR 100 News Reporting 4
JOUR 166 Introduction to Mass Media 4
JOUR 460 Law and the Mass Media 4
JOUR 467 Ethics of Mass Media-Printed and Electronic 4
JOUR 499 Senior Seminar 4
RDIO 230 Radio Production I 4

Broadcast Journalism Concentration: 25-30 semester hours

Code Course Title Units
TV 305 Radio/TV Newswriting and Editing 4
TV 225 Fundamentals of Video Production 4
TV 235 Intermediate Video Production 4
TV 345 Intermediate Broadcast Journalism 4
TV 307 TV News Production (1st Semester) 2
JOUR 315 Syntax and Grammar for theProfessional Writer 4
JOUR 220 Newspaper Production I, or
TV 307 TV News Production – 2nd semester, or 2
TV 330 Television Editing 4
TV 497 Internship 1-4

Multimedia Concentration: 25-32 semester hours

Code Course Title Units
JOUR 317 Graphic Production Processes and Design for Publications 4
JOUR 318 Survey of Multi-Media 4
JOUR 319 Designing Multi-Media Web Pages 4
JOUR 497 Internship 1-4
TV 225 Fundamentals of Video Production 4
TV 340 Television Graphics 4
PHOT 210 Elementary Photography, and 4
PHOT 310 Image Processing, or 4
PHOT 230 Documentary Photography 4

Public Affairs/Information Concentration: 33-36 semester hours

Code Course Title Units
JOUR 317 Graphic Production Processes and Design for Publications 4
JOUR 318 Survey of Multi-Media 4
JOUR 319 Designing Multi-Media Web Pages 4
JOUR 328 Media Sales 4
JOUR 330 Theory and Principles of PublicRelations 4
JOUR 430 Public Relations Practices 4
PHOT 210 Elementary Photography, or 2
PHOT 220 Newspaper Production, or 2
PHOT 100 How Do I Look Better? 4
JOUR 497 Internship 1-4

One of the following three:

Code Course Title Units
BUS 360 Principles of Marketing 4
BUS 368 Integrated Marketing Communication 4
MGMT 354 Oral Communication in Organization 4

JOUR 325 and JOUR 220, or JOUR 300:

Code Course Title Units
JOUR 325 Magazine Production 2
JOUR 220 Newspaper Production 2
JOUR 300 Advanced News Reporting 4