2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Teaching Major in Journalism (BA/BS)

79 credits

Required Courses

CCIM 210Professional Development

1

EDSE 320Reading for Diverse Learners in Secondary Content Classes

3

JOUR 101Media and Society

3

JOUR 103Introduction to Media Design

3

JOUR 234Information Design I

3

JOUR 235Introduction to Photojournalism

3

JOUR 280Writing for Magazines

3

JOUR 320Information Design III

3

NEWS 105Journalistic Storytelling: Introduction

3

NEWS 108Foundations of Journalism: Great Stories and Storytellers

1

NEWS 109Foundations of Journalism: Ethical and Legal Principles

1

NEWS 120Newsgathering: Sourcing

2

NEWS 132Multimedia: Audio

1

NEWS 133Multimedia: Video

1

NEWS 215News Editing

2

NEWS 221Journalistic Storytelling: Covering Issues

3

NEWS 397Immersion: Special Topics

3

NEWS 409Foundations of Journalism: Ethical and Legal Issues

2

3 credits from

CCIM 280Social Media

3

JOUR 242Programming for Interactive Media

3

NEWS 233Specialized Story Form Strategy

3

Total Credit Hours:3

Total Credit Hours: 43

Senior High, Junior High/ Middle School Education Program

Professional education sequence, 36 credits

EDFO 420Social, Historical, and Philosophical Foundations of Education

3

EDJH 385Principles of Teaching in the Middle School

3

EDMU 205Introduction to Multicultural Education

3

EDPS 251Human Growth and Development for Secondary Education

3

EDPS 390Educational Psychology

3

EDSE 150Basic Concepts of Secondary Education

3

EDSE 380Principles of Teaching in the Secondary School

3

JOUR 395Journalism Teaching and Publication Advising Methods

3

Student teaching

12

Total Credit Hours:36

Total Credit Hours: 79

See Professional Education Assessment/Decision Points, for additional information.