2016-2017 Catalog

Journalism Emphasis AA Degree

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year - Fall Semester

ENGL 1010ENGLISH COMPOSITION I

3

COMM 1000INTRODUCTION TO MASS MEDIA

3

COMM 1370PUBLICATIONS PRODUCTION I

1-3

COMM 2100REPORTING & NEWSWRITING I

3

COMM 2300GRAPHIC DESIGN I

3

MATH 1000PROBLEM SOLVING

3

HEALTH & HUMAN ACTIVITY

1

Total Credit Hours:17-19

Freshman Year - Spring Semester

ENGL 1020ENGLISH COMPOSITION II

3

OR

ENGL 2005TECHNICAL WRITING

3

OR

ENGL 1111ADVANCED COMPOSITION

3

COMM 1375PUBLICATIONS PRODUCTION II

1-3

COMPUTER COURSE

3

LAB SCIENCE

4

HEALTH & HUMAN ACTIVITY

1

Total Credit Hours:15-17

 

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

COMM 1040INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN COMMUNICATION

3

COMM 2370PUBLICATIONS PRODUCTION III

1-3

ART 1150PHOTOGRAPHY I

3

POLS 1000AMERICAN & WYOMING GOVERNMENT

3

SOCIAL SCIENCE

3

FOREIGN LANGUAGE

4

Total Credit Hours:17-19

Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

COMM 2270PUBLIC RELATIONS

3

COMM 2375PUBLICATIONS PRODUCTION IV

1-3

FOREIGN LANGUAGE

4

SOCIAL SCIENCE

3

ELECTIVE

2-3

COMPUTER ELECTIVE

1

ASSESSMENT REQUIREMENT

0

Total Credit Hours:15-18

Electives: Students are encouraged to choose electives, which reflect their interests in the following areas: English/writing, business and marketing, psychology, political science, and art.

Computer Elective: Depending upon competency and interest, choose from any computer applications course, such as Computer Graphics: Expression Web, PowerPoint, Internet, Publisher.

Total Credit Hours: 64-73