Journalism Major

Classes for all majors in the MJF Department

  • MED 120 Mass Media and Society
  • MED 130 Fundamentals of Media Convergence
  • MED 220 Case Studies in Mass Media
  • MED 304 Mass Media Theory
  • MED 581 Issues in Media Ethics
  • JRN 407 Media Law

Classes for Journalism majors

  • JRN 270 Introduction to Journalism
  • JRN 370 News Reporting and Writing
  • JRN 381 Broadcast News Writing
  • JRN 384 Broadcast Performance
  • JRN 388 Electronic News Gathering
  • JRN 478 Multimedia Journalism
  • JRN 572 Public Affairs Reporting
  • JRN 595 Journalism Internship

Convergence and Technology area (choose one class)

  • JRN 476 Copy Editing and Design
  • JRN 481 Broadcast News Reporting and Producing

Advanced Skills area (choose one class)

  • JRN 374 Opinion Writing
  • JRN 375 Feature Writing
  • JRN 376 Business Reporting
  • JRN 592 Newscast Practicum

Electives (choose one class)

  • Any JRN course not already taken
  • MED 355 Social Media
  • MED 390 Interactive Web Design

Degree plans