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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Journalism B.A.
Sample Plan: Journalism B.A.
Total Credits: 120.0
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
LE (Writing & Information Literacy) :3.0 cr
LE (Oral Communication & Languages) :3.0 cr
JOUR 2001 - Introduction to Journalism : 3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
UST 1000 - Learning in Community : 1.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
JOUR 2501 - History of American Media : 3.0 cr
COMM 2101 - Foundations of Mass Communication : 3.0 cr : LE CAT8, SOC SCI
LE (Natural Sciences) :4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
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Year 2 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
LE (Humanities) :3.0 cr
JOUR 2101 - Journalist's Toolbox : 3.0 cr
LE (Natural Sciences) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
LE (Cultural Diversity in the US) :3.0 cr
LE (Fine Arts) :3.0 cr
JOUR 3401 - Digital Storytelling : 4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Minor course 3.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
LE (Sustainability) :4.0 cr
JOUR 3700 - Media Law and Ethics : 3.0 cr
COMM 3550 - Children and Media : 3.0 cr
LE (Global Perspectives) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
WRIT 31xx - Adv Writing (3 cr) : 3.0 cr
LE (Logic & Quantitative Reasoning) :4.0 cr
JOUR 3555 - Data Journalism : 3.0 cr
Minor Course 3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 13.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :4.0 cr
Minor course 3.0 cr
JOUR 4197 - Journalism Internship : 3.0 cr
JOUR 3195 - Special Topics: Journalism Craft (skills) (Titles to be Assigned) : 3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
COMM 3211 - Communication and Technology in the Information Age : 3.0 cr
JOUR 4021 - Outdoor and Environmental Journalism : 3.0 cr
LE (Humanities) :4.0 cr
Minor course 4.0 cr