Requirements for a Minor in Journalism
The following courses are required for the minor in Journalism:
|JR 110, Introduction to Media||3|
|JR 115, News and Feature Writing||3|
|JR 152, Student Publications: Newspaper||3*|
|JR 225, Editorial and Current Affairs||3|
|JR 230, Editing and Layout||3|
|Select a minimum of 6 semester hours from the following courses or from any special studies courses offered.|
|JR 210, Photography|
|JR 220, Public Relations|
|JR 310, Broadcasting|
|JR 411, Magazine Article Writing|
|JR 440, Internship||6|
*JR 152 is a one-credit hour class. Students must complete at least three semesters.
Students must attain at least a 2.5 grade point average in the minor.
NOTE: To be admitted to Journalism courses numbered 300 or higher, students must have a grade of C or better in both ENG 111 and JR 115, and they must submit a portfolio of work completed in JR 115 and/or work completed for JR 152 or a professional publication. Students may also be admitted to 300-400 level courses with special permission from the instructor.