Digital Journalism Minor
For a 15-credit minor in Digital Journalism, students complete the following:
|ENGL 1870||News Writing||3|
|ENGL 2370||News Writing II: Digital Design||3|
|Tier I: Digital Journalism Creation|
|Select at least one course from the following: 1||3-6|
|Introduction to Sports Writing|
|The Power of Podcasting|
|Creative Writing: Nonfiction II|
|Writing the Feature Story|
|Issues in News Writing|
|Tier II: Media Theory|
|Select up to one course from the following: 2||0-3|
|American Media / American History|
|Comparative Media Systems|
|Globalization, Media, and Culture|
|Misinformation in Digital Media|
|Media Law and Ethics|
|Select one course from the following: 3||3|
|Independent Writing Project|
Students may substitute other courses in Film, Television, and Media Arts; Communication; or Public Relations if approved by a faculty advisor.
COMM 1130 Mass Media and Society is a prerequisite for all Tier II courses.
Students may only use one internship and/or one Journalism Practicum course toward completion of the minor. Students may take a second internship and/or a second Journalism Practicum as a free elective toward graduation, but it does not count toward the minor.