Broadcast Journalism


2014-2015 UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES CATALOG
Effective 1 June 2014 through 31 May 2015

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Certificate
18 credit hours

This program offered by School of Communications/Communications and Journalism Department

Broadcast journalism in its traditional form, offers opportunities for students in over 200 markets across the United States and countless markets across the world. The certificate in broadcast journalism enables students to focus on broadcast journalism news gathering techniques.

For information on general requirements for the certificate, see Certificate Program Policies and Procedures.

Learning Outcomes

Successful graduates of this program will be able to:

  • recognize global issues in the news;
  • enumerate how journalism story presentation differs through the world;
  • identify and create the components of news presentation across platforms; demonstrate news writing skills, complete interviews and construct news stories for broadcast and digital delivery;
  • demonstrate curiosity about the news;
  • display entrepreneurial skills.

Requirements

18 credit hours

Course Requirements

  • JOUR 1030 Fundamentals of Reporting (3 hours)
  • EPMD 1010 Media Production for Journalists (3 hours)
  • JOUR 1830 Broadcast Delivery and Interpretation (3 hours)
  • JOUR 2850 Radio-TV News Reporting (3 hours)
  • JOUR 3580 Radio Reporting and Production (3 hours)
  • JOUR 3590 Television News Reporting and Producing (3 hours)