Curriculum for Bachelor's Degree in Broadcast Journalism


First Year
First Semester    
01-101 English Composition I
3
25-101 Survey of Mathematics I
3
55-191 University Seminar I
1
55-208 Introduction to Mass Communications
3
55-261 Broadcast Writing I
3
XX-XXX Natural Science Requirement 1
3
   
16
Second Semester    
01-102 English Composition II
3
16-100 Lifetime Fitness and Wellness
2
25-102 Survey of Mathematics II
3
55-192 University Seminar II
1
55-215 TV and Radio Announcing
3
55-223 Sound Production I
3
XX-XXX Natural Science Requirement 2
3
   
18
Second Year
First Semester    
01-200 Speech
3
01-201 or 205 World Literature I or African-American Literature I
3
55-216 TV Production I
3
55-241 News Reporting and Editing I
3
XX-XXX Minor Course Requirement 1
3
   
15
Second Semester    
01-202 or 206 World Literature II or African-American Literature II
3
33-103 or 40-201 Introduction to Political Science or Macroeconomics
3
34-201 or
34-202 or
34-203 or
34-204
American Civilization to 1865
American Civilization from 1865
The African-American Experience to 1865
The African-American Experience from 1865
3
55-371 TV Production II
3
55-409 Broadcast Writing II
3
XX-XXX Minor Course Requirement 2
3
   
18
Third Year
First Semester    
31-395 Global Societies
3
55-372 Broadcast News Gathering and Reporting
3
XX-101 Elementary Foreign Language I
3
XX-XXX Minor Course Requirement 3
3
XX-XXX Arts / Humanities Elective
3
   
15
Second Semester    
55-334 Media Research Techniques
3
55-450 Internship
3
XX-102 Elementary Foreign Language II
3
XX-XXX Minor Course Requirement 4
3
   
12
Fourth Year
First Semester    
55-408 Technical and Scientific Writing and Editing
3
55-425 Mass Communications Practicum
3
55-440 Telecommunications Management
3
XX-XXX Minor Course Requirement 5
3
XX-XXX Minor Course Requirement 6 or Elective
3
   
15
Second Semester    
55-407 Media Law and Ethics
3
55-460 Senior Project (Senior Capstone)
3
XX-XXX Minor Course Requirement 7 or Elective
3
XX-XXX Minor Course Requirement 8 or Elective
3
   
12
  Total credits 121