Minor in Journalism

A Minor in Journalism consists of 18 semester hours.

Note: Prerequisites are in parentheses.

REQUIRED COURSES (9 s.h.)
JRN 02205 Journalism Principles and Practices (CCI)
JRN 02310 News Reporting I (Journalism Principles and Practices) OR JRN 02210 Journalistic Writing (CCI)
JRN 02321 Online Journalism I (Journalism Principles & Practices OR Basic PR Writ.)

JOURNALISM ELECTIVES (choose 3 courses) (9 s.h.)
JRN 02425 Advanced Publication Layout (Pub. Layout and Design)
JRN 02341 Broadcast News Writing (45 s.h.)
JRN 02323 Crime Reporting (News Reporting I)
JRN 02363 Data Journalism (News Reporting I)
JRN 02365 First Amendment Through Film (45 s.h.)
JRN 02312 Feature Writing (News Reporting I)
JRN 02324 Health Reporting (News Reporting I)
PR 06354 Impact of PR on the News (News Reporting I or Basic PR Writing)
JRN 02365 Introduction to Entrepreneurial Media (CCI)
RTF 03295 Introduction to New Media (CCI)
JRN 02318 Investigative Journalism (News Reporting I)
JRN 02313 Magazine Article Writing (News Reporting I or Basic PR Writ. Or Jrn. Writ. Or The Writer’s Mind)
JRN 02366 Media Metrics and Analytics (CCI)
JRN 02335 Media Law (45 s.h.)
JRN 02307 On-Camera Field Reporting (Broadcast News Writing)
JRN 02314 Photojournalism (45 s.h.)
JRN 02317 Publication Layout and Design (45 s.h)
JRN 02332 The Publishing Industry (45 s.h.)
JRN 02320 Radio News (45 s.h.)
JRN 02326/RTF 03396 Sports Broadcasting I (Sports Journalism I or News Reporting I or Journalistic Writing)
JRN 02327/RTF 03397 Sports Broadcasting II (Sports Broadcasting I)
JRN 02361 Sports Journalism I (45 s.h.)
JRN 02362 Sports Journalism II (Sports Journalism I)
RTF 03220 The Television Industry (CCI)
JRN 02305 TV Newscast (News Reporting I)
JRN 01407 Special Topics Courses
Other course __________________________ (Dept Chair approval req.)