Credit Programs

2015-2016 Catalog (Courses updated for 2016-2017)

Associate in Science

Liberal Arts & Sciences: Journalism/Communications Concentration (EB46)

The following combination of courses within the Liberal Arts Program provides a foundation in the basic concepts and key practices of contemporary journalism. It also prepares students for transfer to a four-year college or university with a major in Journalism/Communications.

Outcomes:

  • Prepare for and conduct interviews.
  • Write basic news articles.
  • Conduct in-depth reporting and research.
  • Write feature stories.
  • Write a variety of opinion pieces.

Suggested Sequence of Courses:
Prerequisite or parallel courses may be required. Please check individual course descriptions for details.

Freshman Year Sophomore Year Total Credits:
60-63

1 One Year of foreign language recommended.

Note: A minimum of 15 credits must be taken in 200-level courses.

Note: For degree completion the student must complete the Computer Literacy Requirement.

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