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Journalism > Majors

Journalism - 43-53 credits

Required core courses...............................25 credits
DMJ230 Journalism I (4)
DMJ332 Journalism II (4)
DMJ215 Digital Storytelling (4)
DMJ312 Multimedia Copy Editing & Layout (3)
DMJ347 Media Ethics (3)
DMJ453 Advanced Editing: The Little Rebellion (4)
DMJ458 Entrepreneurial Journalism (3)

Contexts of Journalism........................6 credits (min.)
DMJ393 Journalism Selected Topic (3)
DMJ452 Mass Media Law (3)
DMJ454 Muckraking Journalism (3)
DMJ464 The Press in America (3)
DMJ470 Ottaway Seminar (1-3)

Genres of Journalism...........................6 credits (min.)
DMJ313 Public Affairs Reporting (3)
DMJ314 Feature Writing (4)
DMJ328 Arts Writing (3)
DMJ333 Radio Journalism (3)
DMJ334 Literature of Journalism (3)
DMJ393 Journalism Selected Topic (3)
DMJ300 Photojournalism I (3)

Internship..........................................6 credits (min.)
DMJ461 Legislative Gazette I (3)   }
DMJ462 Legislative Gazette II (3)  }   (6-9)
DMJ463 Legislative Gazette III (3) }
DMJ490 Internship (6-15)
DMJ491 Internship Seminar (1)

* A grade of at least C- in Department of Digital Media & Journalism (DMJ) courses is required for credit toward the Journalism major.
* An average GPA of 2.0 in Department of Digital Media & Journalism courses is required for degree application.