Jan 29, 2023  
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog 
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mass Communication - Photography and Digital Imaging Option (MCPD) (formally Photo Journalism) - BA Major

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BA Major – Mass Communication

45 S.H. (Minor Required)

The Mass Communication major consists of 45 semester hours divided between an academic core, a professional skills core, and five options. This major prepares students to create, produce, deliver, and understand the effects of mediated messages. A student must complete the academic core, the professional skills core, and one of the options. A minor from a department other than Mass Communication is required.

Photography and Digital Imaging Option (21 S.H.)

 In addition to the Academic Core and Professional Skills Core listed above, a Mass Communication-Photography and Digital Imaging major must complete the following five required courses and two elective courses from the list below.


Note: MCOM 491 - Media Lab  is held jointly for students in the Journalism Option and for students in the Photography and Digital Imaging Option.


◎ = Oral Intensive

◆ = Math/Critical Analysis Intensive

△ = Writing Intensive

✽ = Physical Development and Wellness Graduation Requirement

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