Minor in Journalism

Required courses - (15 Hours)
COMM 128 - Media and Society 3
COMM 129 - Elements of Photography 3
COMM 345 - Desktop Publishing* 3
COMM 240 - News Reporting* 3
COMM 621 - News Editing 3
* Prerequisite for COMM 621 News Editing
Suggested courses from other areas of Communication Studies - (6 hours)
COMM 100 - Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3
COMM 120 - Introduction to Theater 3
COMM 125 - Introduction to Motion Pictures 3
COMM 318 - Introduction to Organizational Communication 3
COMM 414 - Business and Professional Speaking 3
COMM 600 - Nonverbal Codes 3
COMM 601 - Persuasion 3
COMM 602 - Intercultural Communication 3
COMM 604 - Interpersonal Communication 3
COMM 606 - Conflict Management 3
COMM 607 - Listening 3
Total Hours for Journalism Minor 21

Students must take courses in at least two areas of the department (advertising, general communication, journalism, organizational communication, public relations or theatre). This option includes a concentration of a minimum of 15 hours in one area of the department. The minimum requirement is 21 credit hours.