Journalism - Print

Major: Journalism with Print Concentration

Catalog: 2009-2010

*See DegreeWorks for correct list of classes to meet requirements
**Class offered on alternate years. Adjust schedule as necessary. See department advisor for additional information.
Recommended Course Schedule Guide
First Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
GEED 130 First Year Seminar 1 BIBL 100 Bible Survey 4
COMM 100 Introduction to Communication 3 HHPA 120 Lifelong Fitness 2
WRIT 110 College Writing 3 *History GE Requirement 3
*Social Science GE Requirement (PSCI 150 Recommended) 3   *Natural Science GE Requirement (6-8 sem credit hrs) 3
  *MATH GE Requirement 3   *Humanities Elective GE Requirement 3
  *Natural Science GE Requirement (6-8 sem credit hrs) 3  
Total Semester Credits 16 Total Semester Credits 15
Cumulative Credits 16 Cumulative Credits 31
Second Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
JOUR 230 Intro to Journalism 3 WRIT 210 Practical Grammar & Editing 3
CMCO 270 Broadcast News I 3 COMM 230 Mass Media & Popular Culture 3
COMM 200 Persuasive Communication 3 CMCO 320 Dramatic Scriptwriting 3
  *BIBL/RELI GE Requirement 3   *Social Science GE Requirement (6 sem credit hours) 3
  *LITR GE Requirement 3   *HHPA GE Requirement (activities class) 1
    *Global and Cultural Understanding GE Req (GEOG 200 Recommended) 3
Total Semester Credits 15 Total Semester Credits 16
Cumulative Credits 46 Cumulative Credits 62
Third Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
WRIT 330 Writing for Publications 3 JOUR 470 Journalism II 3
WRIT 310 Professional Writing/ Desktop Publishing 3 COMM 320 Introduction to Public Relations 3
RELI 300 Christian Foundations 3   *Global and Cultural Understanding GE Requirement 3
  *Fine Arts GE Requirement 3   Elective 7
  Elective 4  
Total Semester Credits 16 Total Semester Credits 16
Cumulative Credits 78 Cumulative Credits 94
Fourth Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
COMM 480 Senior Capstone: Ethical and Spiritual Dimensions of Communication 3 WRIT/ JOUR/ CMCO 475 - Field Experience (can take junior year) 3
WRIT/ JOUR/ CMCO 475 - Field Experience (can take junior year) 3   Elective 13
GEED 490 Senior Capstone 3      
  Elective 7      
Total Semester Credits 16 Total Semester Credits 16
Cumulative Credits 110 Cumulative Credits 126
    Total Credits for Degree 126.0

NOTES:

WRIT 110 may be waived with a verbal SAT score of 670 or higher. Math requirement may be waived with a math SAT score of 600 or higher.

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