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Multimedia Journalism and Mass Communication

Major Requirements

Students who major in Multimedia Journalism and Mass Communication are expected to take at least 30 credits distributed in the following manner.

REQUIRED COURSES

MJMC 213: News Literacy
MJMC 225: Converged Media Practicum
MJMC 250: Multimedia Reporting I: Information Gathering & Writing
MJMC 251: Multimedia Reporting II: Website & Photography
MJMC 252: Multimedia Reporting III: Audio & Video
MJMC 301: Law and Ethics for Multimedia Journalism
MJMC 322: Comm Theory III: Media and Social Influence

At least one of for a total of 3 credits:

MJMC 211: Communication, Politics & Citizenship
MJMC 212: Advertising & Social Influence

At least two of:

MJMC 220: Radio Journalism Practicum
MJMC 221: Newspaper Practicum
MJMC 225: Converged Media Practicum

At least one of for Senior Inquiry for a total of 3 credits

MJMC 451 & 452: Traditional Research
MJMC 455 & 456: Converged Media Portfolio
Or 3 credits Professional Internship (minimum 300 hours)

PLUS additional MJMC courses to equal or exceed 30 credits.

MJMC 220: Radio Journalism Practicum (1 Cr+)
MJMC 221: Newspaper Practicum
MJMC 225: Converged Student Media
MJMC 310: Topics in Journalism (1-3 Cr)+
MJMC 340: Propaganda
MJMC 345: Cultural History of Broadcasting
MJMC 350: Issues in Broadcasting
MJMC 360: Communication And Emerging Technology
MJMC 403: Public Relations
MJMC 411: Seminar in Media
MJMC 199, 299, 399, 499: Directed Study
MJMC/INTR: Internship

Minor Requirements

Students who minor in Multimedia Journalism and Mass Communication are expected to take at least 18 credits distributed in the following manner.

REQUIRED COURSES

MJMC 213: News Literacy
MJMC 250: Multimedia Reporting I: Information Gathering & Writing
MJMC 251: Multimedia Reporting II: Web & Photography
MJMC 252: Multimedia Reporting III: Audio & Video
MJMC 301: Law and Ethics for Multimedia Journalism

PLUS at least three additional MJMC credits.