2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Apr 08, 2020  
2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Journalism and Electronic Media Major, BS in Communication


Requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Communication • Journalism and Electronic Media Major


   

First Year

Hours Credit

ENGL 101 *, ENGL 102 * 6
JREM 175  3
PSYC 110 * 3
1Natural Sciences  Electives* 6-8
2Quantitative Reasoning  Electives* 6-8
JREM 200 * 3
POLS 102 * 3
   

Second Year

 
JREM 230 , JREM 250  6
3Intermediate Foreign Language* 6
ECON 201 * 4
4English Literature Electives* 6
5Cultural Studies Electives* 6
CMST 210 * or CMST 240 * 3
   

Third Year

 
JREM 466  3
6Journalism and Electronic Media Electives 6
7College Elective 3
8Arts and Sciences Electives 6
9Political Science Elective 3
10General Electives 6
   

Fourth Year

 
JREM 400 , JREM 492 , JREM 499  7
6Journalism and Electronic Media Electives 6
7College Elective 3
8Arts and Sciences Electives 9
10General Electives 3-7
   
 

Total 120

   
* Meets University General Education Requirement .
1 This requirement is met by taking two courses from ANTH 110  or ANTH 117 ; ASTR 151  or ASTR 161  or ASTR 217 , ASTR 152  or ASTR 162  or ASTR 218 ; BIOL 101 , BIOL 102 , BIOL 111 , BIOL 112 , BIOL 130 , BIOL 140 ; CHEM 100 , CHEM 110 , CHEM 120  or CHEM 128 , CHEM 130  or CHEM 138 ; GEOG 131 , GEOG 132 ; GEOL 101  or GEOL 107 , GEOL 102  or GEOL 108 , GEOL 103 , GEOL 201 , GEOL 202  or GEOL 208 , GEOL 203 , GEOL 205  or GEOL 207 ; MICR 210 ; PHYS 101 , PHYS 102 . At least one of the courses must have a laboratory.
2 Two courses from MATH 113  or MATH 117 , MATH 115 , MATH 123 , MATH 125 , MATH 141  or MATH 147 , MATH 142  or MATH 148 , MATH 151 , MATH 152 ; STAT 201  or STAT 207 .
3 Six hours of intermediate foreign language (same language).
4 Two courses from ENGL 201  or ENGL 207 , ENGL 202  or ENGL 208 , ENGL 206 , ENGL 221 , ENGL 222 , ENGL 225 , ENGL 226 , ENGL 231  or ENGL 237 , ENGL 232  or ENGL 238 , ENGL 233 , ENGL 251 , ENGL 252 , ENGL 253 , ENGL 254 .
5 Two courses from AFST 235 , AFST 236 ; ANTH 120  or ANTH 127 HIST 241  or HIST 247 , HIST 242  or HIST 248 , HIST 255 , HIST 256 , HIST 261  or HIST 267 , HIST 262  or HIST 268 ; MDST 201 , MDST 202 .
6 Four courses selected in consultation with faculty advisor. Students are encouraged to select courses from a specialty area including sports journalism, science journalism, media management, print/web journalism, broadcast journalism, visual communication, and magazine journalism.
7 Six hours in the College of Communication and Information, including Journalism and Electronic Media.
8 Fifteen hours in the College of Arts and Sciences.
9 Any upper-division political science course.
10 Any course not taught in advertising, journalism and electronic media, or public relations.