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Multimedia journalism and mass communication course catalog


B.A., Augustana; M.A., Northern Illinois

IAN KIVELIN DAVIS, Visiting Assistant Professor
B.A., Eastern Illinois; Ph.D., Illinois

WENDY HILTON-MORROW, Associate Dean of the College and Professor (Communication Studies)
B.A., Augustana; M.A., Ph.D., Iowa

DAVID SNOWBALL, Professor and Chair (Communication Studies)
B.A., Pittsburgh; M.A., Ph.D. Massachusetts

DAVID A. SCHWARTZ, Assistant Professor
B.A., Iowa; M.S., Northwestern; Ph.D., Iowa

DOUG TSCHOPP, Instructor and Director of Entrepreneurial Development
B.A., St. Ambrose, M.B.A., Iowa

CAROLYN YASCHUR, Assistant Professor
B.A., Gettysburg; M.A., Missouri; Ph.D., Texas

MAJOR IN MULTIMEDIA JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION 30 credits, including one of MJMC-211, MJMC-212; MJMC-213; MJMC-225; MJMC-250; MJMC-251; MJMC-252; MJMC-301; MJMC-322; and either MJMC-451-452, MJMC-455-456 or 3 credits of 300+ hour approved professional internship. At least 2 of any combination of the following three courses: MJMC-220, MJMC-221, MJMC-225; these 1-credit courses may be repeated and taken for credit or non-credit.

MINOR IN MULTIMEDIA JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION 18 credits, including MJMC-213, MJMC-250, MJMC-251, MJMC-252 and MJMC-301; at least 3 credits of MJMC electives at the 300-400 level.

Courses (MJMC)

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Multimedia journalism major Sam Dunklau ’17 won the award for overall excellence in professional radio from the Iowa Broadcast News Association for 2017.