Mass Media and Journalism B.A./B.S.

Core Curriculum Courses
See the Core Curriculum Requirements42
Mass Media Core24
Multimedia Writing
Mass Communication in Society
Basic Reporting
Media Performance
Media Law
Multimedia Portfolio
Ethics in the Media
Media Internship
ELECTIVE SPECIALTY OPTIONS9
"Sports Media"
Advanced Reporting/Feature Writing
Sports Media
Choose one from:
SPECIAL TOPICS
Introduction to Coaching
Theory of Coaching Football and Soccer
Theory of Coaching Baseball and Softball
"Business Media"
Advanced Reporting/Feature Writing
Technical Writing
Choose one from:
Environmental Economics
Economic Forecasting
Marketing
Business Communications
The Entrepreneur
"Fashion Media"
Special Topics
Costume Construction
Advanced Reporting/Feature Writing
"Liberal Arts"
Choose three from:
Advanced Reporting/Feature Writing
Media History
Magazine Production
Communication Research Methods & Theory
Theory of Communication
"Health Communication"
Social Media Marketing (or)
GLB / Sociology of Health and Illness ("ADV and PR Majors take")
Choose two from:
Gender Communication
Nonverbal Communication
GLB/Intercultural Communication
Introduction to Personal and Community Health
Career Development
"Film Studies"
Choose three from:
Fund of Acting
Introduction to Playwriting
History and Aesthetics of Film
Literature and Film
"Music Production"
Digital Audio Production
DMP Majors Choose one from:
History of Rock and Roll
Theory II
Choose one from:
Fundamental Theory
Theory I
Choose one from:
Introduction to Music Literature
Introduction to Jazz and Jazz Rock
"Photojournalism"
Introduction to Photojournalism
Advanced Photojournalism
Plus one other Mass Media Journalism Elective
"Community Journalism"
Community Newspaper Journalism
Advanced Digital Video Production
Principles of Management
TOPIC SEQUENCE AREAS21
Digital Media Production:
Basic Audio Production and Radio Programming
Broadcast Writing
Film-Style Shooting & Editing
Advanced Digital Video Production
Digital Audio Production
Magazine Production
Broadcast & Digital Journalism
Advertising:
Publication Design & Production
Advertising Principles
Writing for Public Relations
Case Studies in Advertising
Advertising Campaigns
Ethics in the Media
Social Media Marketing
Public Relations
Publication Design & Production
Advertising Principles
Ethics in the Media
Public Relations Principles
Writing for Public Relations
Public Relations Case Studies
Public Relations Campaigns
Social Media Marketing
Multimedia Journalism:
Publication Design & Production
Intermediate Reporting
Advanced Digital Video Production
Magazine Production
Broadcast Writing
Editing & Production
Broadcast & Digital Journalism
Ethics in the Media
Required Minor
Minimum 18 hours required in the Minor18
Minimum 6 hours of electives required6
Total Hours120