Journalism Minor

The Minor in Journalism allows a student to explore the role of journalism in a democracy and to assess how journalism is meeting its social responsibility to engage, enlighten and empower citizens. The minor equips students to participate in the ever-changing world of media delivery and consumption. 

JOUR 200Introduction to Journalism3
JOUR 205History of American Journalism3
JOUR 250Journalism Ethics & Diversity3
JOUR 311Media Law3
Select two courses from the following:6-7
Newsgathering Across Platforms 1
The Media and You
Readings in Sports Journalism
Editing for Publication
Media and Public Opinion
Research Methods in Journalism 2
Great Books of Journalism
Crisis Communications
Propaganda & the News Media
International Reporting
Science Journalism
Immersion Journalism
Investigative Journalism
Total Hours18-19
1

 JOURN 200 is a prerequisite for JOURN 210.

2

 JOURN 200 and Quantitative Reasoning I are prerequisites for JOURN 451.