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  Dec 11, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Liberal Arts & Sciences: Journalism/Communications (EB46)


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Associate in Arts Degree

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.

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 .

NOTE: Please read Expectations for Student Use of Computers in Courses here.

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