Journalism Minor

for the Minor in Journalism

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department faculty: Journalism Faculty

overview of college admissions & requirements: College of Media

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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