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Communication & Journalism Department

JOURNALISM MINOR (24 hours / 8 courses)

For a full text description of the courses, please see the University Catalog.

REQUIRED COURSES (9 hours / 3 courses):  

  • COJO 1000. Introduction to Mass Media
  • COJO 2100. Media Writing
  • COJO 3000. History of American Journalism

ELECTIVE COURSES (15 hours / 5 courses):

At least one course from each group must be taken. No more than one may count as second course in any category.

VISUAL

  • COJO 2400. Introduction to Photography
  • COJO 3200. Graphics of Communication
  • COJO 3530. Multimedia Production
  • COJO 4200. Visual Communication
  • COJO 4400. Photojournalism

WRITING 

  • COJO 3100. Public Affairs/Government Reporting
  • COJO 4100. Investigative Reporting
  • COJO 4110. Feature Writing
  • COJO 4120. News Editing

THEORY

  • COJO 3520. Communication Technology and Society
  • COJO 4020. Mass Media and Society
  • COJO 4500. Mass Communication Law
  • COJO 4600. Mass Media Ethics
  • COJO 4230/4910. Special Topics in Mass Media (No more than one)
  • COJO 3480. Internship

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