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Course ID:JOUR 3030. 3 hours.
Course Title:Media, News, and Consumers
Course
Description:
The relationship between media and society. Because of the First Amendment’s commitment to freedom of press and speech, attention is focused on news. Students will become critical consumers of media and will explore how media create and disseminate messages. Focus on current issues in all media forms.
Athena Title:Media, News, and Consumers
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 3090. 3 hours.
Course Title:Information Gathering
Course
Description:
The various methods journalists use to ensure transparency in government and business. Students will gather news and information via observation, interviewing, capturing visuals, accessing documents, and analyzing data. Special emphasis is placed on real-world newsgathering scenarios, fact-finding, accuracy, and comprehensive storytelling.
Athena Title:Information Gathering
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 3190. 3 hours.
Course Title:Reporting and Writing Across Platforms
Course
Description:
Students will report, write, and edit a variety of journalistic story types that are appropriate for delivery in multiple platforms and that adhere to professional and ethical standards of journalism.
Athena Title:JOUR Writing
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 3280. 2 hours.
Course Title:Video Production
Course
Description:
Students will develop basic skills in videography and video editing using digital camcorders and non-linear editing software. The course will consist of lectures, equipment demonstrations, and hands-on lab exercises. Students will produce one news package that deals with a local event or issue.
Athena Title:Video Production
Prerequisite:JOUR 3090 and JOUR 3190 and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 3310. 3 hours.
Course Title:Introduction to Journalism
Course
Description:
Addresses contemporary issues involving media, especially news media, and their impact. The course examines how media content is created and how it influences and reflects societal values and cultural identity. Using real-world examples, it examines biases and values of news media, enabling students to become critical media users and producers.
Athena Title:Introduction to Journalism
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in JOUR 3310H
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 3310H. 3 hours.
Course Title:Introduction to Journalism (Honors)
Course
Description:
Addresses contemporary issues involving media, especially news media, and their impact. The course examines how media content is created and how it influences and reflects societal values and cultural identity. Using real-world examples, it examines biases and values of news media, enabling students to become critical media users and producers.
Athena Title:Intro to Journalism Honors
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in JOUR 3310
Prerequisite:Permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 3330. 2 hours.
Course Title:Introduction to Photojournalism
Course
Description:
Introduction to basic photography within the construct of photojournalism, with a heavy emphasis on the technical aspect of image creation and workflow production, dealing with controlling focus, exposure, composition, captioning, and digital preparation. Students will produce portraits, news, and feature photos for a mass audience.
Athena Title:Introduction to Photojournalis
Prerequisite:JOUR 3090 and JOUR 3190 and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 3380. 2 hours.
Course Title:Graphics
Course
Description:
Introduces students to the basic concepts and practices of visual composition and graphic design for static and motion graphics. Students will work with current design software on assignments involving composition, typography, color, layout, and basic animation.
Athena Title:Graphics
Prerequisite:JOUR 3090 and JOUR 3190 and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 3390. 2 hours.
Course Title:Coding
Course
Description:
Provides students a bottom-up understanding of how interactive online media forms are produced. The course will teach students how to create structure and style for Web-based content, design content for usability and accessibility, and implement basic Web interactivity in developing news content.
Athena Title:Coding
Prerequisite:JOUR 3090 and JOUR 3190 and permission of department.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 3410. 4 hours.
Course Title:News Writing and Reporting
Course
Description:
Techniques of basic news reporting and writing and an introduction to advanced practices, with practical assignments in the media.
Athena Title:NEWS WRITING
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 3410H. 4 hours.
Course Title:News Writing and Reporting (Honors)
Course
Description:
Techniques, basic news reporting and writing and an introduction to advanced practices, including digital journalism.
Athena Title:NEWS WTG & RPTG
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in JOUR 3410
Prerequisite:Permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 3510. 4 hours.
Course Title:Editing
Course
Description:
Selection and preparation of written and pictorial material for newspapers and related media.
Athena Title:EDITING
Prerequisite:(JOUR 3410 or JOUR 3410H) and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 3610. 3 hours. 1 hours lecture and 4 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Introduction to Photojournalism
Course
Description:
Mass media photography, including camera use and digital image production.
Athena Title:PHOTOJOURNALISM
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 3710. 3 hours. 1 hours lecture and 4 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Advanced Photojournalism
Course
Description:
Techniques, methods, and procedures in photojournalism that are used by newspapers, magazines, and other print media. Media photo assignments, picture editing, digital imaging, and publication techniques are used to create portfolios.
Athena Title:ADVANCED PHOTOJRL
Prerequisite:JOUR 3610 and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 4090. 3 hours.
Course Title:Multiplatform Story Production
Course
Description:
Students will develop enterprise news stories across platforms. Each will produce a long-form web story with links and references, a video story (television news package), a photo essay, a radio story, a “back story” (explaining issues with the reporting), and a webcast explaining some aspect of the story in depth.
Athena Title:Multiplatform Story Production
Prerequisite:JOUR 3090 and JOUR 3190 and permission of department.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 4960H. 3 hours.
Course Title:Honors Undergraduate Research
Course
Description:
Individual project in journalism and related communication fields directed by a faculty member.
Athena Title:HNRS UNG RESEARCH
Nontraditional Format:Professor supervises readings, research, papers, and projects.
Prerequisite:Four year student standing and permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 4970H. 3 hours.
Course Title:Honors Undergraduate Research
Course
Description:
Individual project in journalism and related communication fields directed by a faculty member.
Athena Title:HNRS UNG RESEARCH
Nontraditional Format:Professor supervises readings, research, papers, and projects.
Prerequisite:Four year student standing and permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 4980H. 3 hours.
Course Title:Honors Undergraduate Research
Course
Description:
Individual project in journalism and related communication fields directed by faculty member.
Athena Title:HNRS UNG RESEARCH
Nontraditional Format:Professor supervises readings, research, papers, and projects.
Prerequisite:Four year student standing and permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 4990H. 3 hours.
Course Title:Honors Undergraduate Thesis
Course
Description:
Individual research in journalism and related communication fields directed by a faculty member.
Athena Title:HNRS UNG THESIS
Nontraditional Format:Professor supervises assignments, readings, and thesis.
Prerequisite:Four year student standing and permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5010. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 3 hours credit.
Course Title:Media Internship
Course
Description:
Supervised experience in print or electronic publishing.
Athena Title:INTERNSHIP
Nontraditional Format:Internship.
Prerequisite:(JOUR 5300 or JOUR 5580/7580) and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5090. 6 hours.
Course Title:Multiplatform Newsroom: Newsource
Course
Description:
Students will work in a newsroom environment using their journalistic knowledge and skills in the production of daily stories for multiple platforms, including TV broadcasting, online, mobile, and social media news delivery. They will write, shoot, and edit under daily deadline pressure.
Athena Title:Newsource
Prerequisite:JOUR 4090 and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5091. 3 hours.
Course Title:Multiplatform Newsroom: Projects
Course
Description:
Students will work in a newsroom environment using their journalistic knowledge and skills in the production of multiplatform journalism projects. They will identify a need and its audience, then report, develop, and produce content to serve that need.
Athena Title:JOUR Projects
Prerequisite:JOUR 4090
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5100. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Professional Practicum
Course
Description:
Professional course taken concurrently with selected writing, editing, and photojournalism courses.
Athena Title:PROF PRACT
Nontraditional Format:Practicum.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Corequisite:JOUR 3410H or JOUR 3610 or JOUR 3710 or JOUR 5300 or JOUR 5350/7350 or JOUR 5360/7360 or JOUR 5370 or JOUR 5530/7530 or JOUR 5580/7580 or JOUR 5590/7590 or JOUR 5600/7600 or JOUR 5700/7700 or JOUR 5850/7850
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5160/7160. 3 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Photojournalism
Course
Description:
The daily routines of the working photojournalist, exploring the technical skills, aesthetic considerations, ethical approaches, and audience impact of daily news photography through intensive field work. Significant emphasis is also placed on sound business practices for the independent journalist.
Athena Title:Advanced Photojournalism
Undergraduate Prerequisite:JOUR 3330 and permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5170. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Course Title:Advanced Studies in Journalism
Course
Description:
Independent study or special projects in journalism for majors in journalism. Written proposal outlining the work to be undertaken must be submitted and receive the instructor's approval before the student will be permitted to register for the course. Students will be responsible for ensuring the funding of their projects.
Athena Title:Advanced Studies in Journalism
Nontraditional Format:This course is an independent study and has no lecture/lab hours.
Prerequisite:(JOUR 3310 or JOUR 3310H) and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5190/7190. 3 hours.
Course Title:Feature Writing
Course
Description:
Teaches students to write engaging feature articles suitable for a range of platforms. Students will write several publishable-quality stories of various lengths and formats, and they will learn to critically read and analyze good writing.
Athena Title:Feature Writing
Undergraduate Prerequisite:(JOUR 3090 or JOUR 3190) and permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5280/7280. 3 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Video Journalism
Course
Description:
This is an advanced course in video storytelling. Students will explore various forms of video news stories, including in-depth stories and documentaries. Students will research, shoot, write, and edit multiple video stories with the goal of raising awareness and understanding of current or historic issues.
Athena Title:Advanced Video Journalism
Undergraduate Prerequisite:JOUR 3280 and permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5300. 3 hours.
Course Title:Public Affairs Reporting
Course
Description:
Advanced techniques in news reporting and writing, with special emphasis on practical assignments outside of class covering local government and specialized issues in such areas as business, science, the environment, and health.
Athena Title:PUBLIC AFFAIRS REPT
Prerequisite:(JOUR 3310 or JOUR 3310H) and (JOUR 3410 or JOUR 3410H) and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5320/7320. 3 hours.
Course Title:Journalism Ethics and Diversity
Course
Description:
Exploration of complicated issues related to ethics and diversity, which inevitably arise in the news media but defy clear-cut answers. The course considers social responsibility and presents a contemporary framework for transparency and community with a focus on diversity as a guiding journalistic principle.
Athena Title:Journalism Ethics and Divers
Undergraduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5350/7350. 4 hours. 3 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Advanced Newspaper Editing and Design
Course
Description:
Techniques of advanced newspaper editing and design, with emphasis on the visual aspects of newspaper editing.
Athena Title:ADV NEWSP EDITING
Prerequisite:(JOUR 3410 or JOUR 3410H) and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5360/7360. 4 hours. 3 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Advanced Magazine Editing and Design
Course
Description:
Planning, processing, and production of a magazine.
Athena Title:ADV MAG EDITING
Prerequisite:JOUR 5580/7580 and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5370/7370. 3 hours.
Course Title:Documentary Photojournalism
Course
Description:
Exploration of the extended visual essay using still photography and audio to create stories with social impact. Students research, propose, and complete multiple in-depth projects and look at how the visual story affects community understanding.
Athena Title:DOC PHOTOJRL
Undergraduate Prerequisite:JOUR 3330 and permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5380/7380. 3 hours.
Course Title:Data Gathering and Visualization
Course
Description:
Familiarizes students with the conceptual, procedural, and technical aspects of telling newsworthy stories through visual depictions of information. Students will practice gathering and processing data, executing basic statistical procedures, and creating original explanatory and informational graphics for news.
Athena Title:Data Gathering and Visual
Undergraduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5380E/7380E. 3 hours.
Course Title:Data Gathering and Visualization
Course
Description:
Familiarizes students with the conceptual, procedural, and technical aspects of telling newsworthy stories through visual depictions of information. Students will practice gathering and processing data, executing basic statistical procedures, and creating original explanatory and informational graphics for news.
Athena Title:Data Gathering and Visual
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught 95% or more online.
Undergraduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5390/7390. 3 hours.
Course Title:Investigative Reporting
Course
Description:
Students master investigative reporting techniques involving documents, data, and human sources. Special emphasis on investigating and holding accountable government and other major institutions. Students will produce a major investigative project.
Athena Title:Investigative Reporting
Undergraduate Prerequisite:(JOUR 3090 or JOUR 3190) and permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5410/7410. 3 hours.
Course Title:Journalism Ethics
Course
Description:
Issues of journalistic ethics and social responsibility confronting contemporary American print media and students planning journalism careers.
Athena Title:JOURNALISM ETHICS
Prerequisite:(JOUR 3310 or JOUR 3310H) and (JOUR 3410 or JOUR 3410H) and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5420/7420. 3 hours.
Course Title:Credibility, the News Media, and Public Trust
Course
Description:
Examination of what has become the central conflict in journalism: how to sustain credible practice in a time of wrenching change. This class will be taught from the perspective that understanding the changes offers the best chance of resolving the conflict in favor of credible practice.
Athena Title:Cred News Media Public Trust
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5430/7430. 3 hours.
Course Title:Entrepreneurial Journalism
Course
Description:
Some journalists are embracing entrepreneurship to innovate, to experiment with journalism, and to earn a living. Exploration of the concepts, then the skills and knowledge essential to the entrepreneurial journalist. Students will organize a start-up business that embraces journalistic identity, purpose, and method.
Athena Title:Entrepreneurial Journalism
Undergraduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5530/7530. 3 hours.
Course Title:Editorial Writing and Issues
Course
Description:
Creation, production, and analysis of editorials and editorial pages. Methods of identifying and researching issues and organizing, writing, and editing editorials will be stressed along with methods of analyzing editorials and editorial pages.
Athena Title:EDITORIAL WRITING
Prerequisite:(JOUR 3410 or JOUR 3410H) and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5570. 3 hours.
Course Title:Travel Journalism
Course
Description:
Travel journalism that shares three qualities: emphasis on cultural awareness; ambition to provide depth or insight beyond travel guidebook entries; and complexity of theme, material, and structure. Students will explore a range of techniques that travel journalists use to discover and verify information and to tell stories and engage audiences.
Athena Title:TRAVEL JOURNALISM
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5580/7580. 3 hours.
Course Title:Magazine Article Writing
Course
Description:
Methods and procedures in writing various types of articles and features for magazines, magazine sections of newspapers, and other periodicals.
Athena Title:MAGAZINE WRITING
Prerequisite:(JOUR 3310 or JOUR 3310H) and (JOUR 3410 or JOUR 3410H) and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5590/7590. 3 hours.
Course Title:Critical Writing
Course
Description:
Hones fundamental opinion-writing and analysis skills. Students will engage critically and creatively with art and entertainment in various genres, including music, film, theater, and books, and with American culture generally. Students will write clear, cogent articles and reviews of publishable quality, suitable for multiple platforms.
Athena Title:Critical Writing
Undergraduate Prerequisite:(JOUR 3090 or JOUR 3190) and permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5600/7600. 3 hours.
Course Title:Investigative Reporting
Course
Description:
Techniques, methods, and practices of investigative, interpretive, and in-depth reporting for print media. Projects in public affairs reporting are developed.
Athena Title:INVESTIGATIVE REPTG
Prerequisite:JOUR 5300 and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5620/7620. 3 hours.
Course Title:Magazine Management
Course
Description:
Finance and planning skills required to manage the business side of a magazine. Attention will be given to the various systems used in the magazine industry to produce a finished product.
Athena Title:MAGAZINE MGT
Prerequisite:(JOUR 3310 or JOUR 3310H) and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5640/7640. 3 hours.
Course Title:Managing News Organizations
Course
Description:
Concepts and techniques for the management of United States organizations that produce news, for profit or not for profit, institutional or entrepreneurial. Will examine business models, corporate forms, audiences, products and services, marketing and distribution, and economic outlook.
Athena Title:Managing News Organizations
Undergraduate Prerequisite:(JOUR 3310 or JOUR 3310H) and permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5660/7660. 3 hours.
Course Title:Journalism in the Secondary School
Course
Description:
News gathering, news writing, media law and ethics, copy editing, typography, photography, design, desktop publishing, broadcast news, and business practices of newspapers, with specific emphasis on advising staffs of high school newspapers and other media and editing public relations publications for schools.
Athena Title:JRL SECONDARY SCHL
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5670/7670. 3 hours.
Course Title:Contemporary American Newspapers
Course
Description:
The newspaper and its role in America today. Concentration is on content, policy, influence, social responsibility and ethics, economics, marketing strategies, and technology. Leading newspapers in various regions are examined closely.
Athena Title:AMERICAN NEWSPAPERS
Prerequisite:(JOUR 3310 or JOUR 3310H) and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5700/7700. 3 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Magazine Article Writing
Course
Description:
An advanced professional course utilizing research and writing techniques to produce articles and features for specific magazine audiences.
Athena Title:ADV MAG WRITING
Prerequisite:JOUR 5580/7580 and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5720. 3 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Reporting and Writing
Course
Description:
In-depth, news-feature stories that share three qualities: an emphasis on strong human interest topics, the ambition to provide depth or insight beyond breaking news, and a complexity of theme, material, and structure.
Athena Title:ADVANCED WRITING
Prerequisite:(JOUR 3410 or JOUR 3410H) and (JOUR 5580/7580 or JOUR 5300) and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5800/7800. 3 hours.
Course Title:Data Journalism
Course
Description:
The use of analytic techniques in the gathering, analysis, and presentation of news. Course topics include spreadsheets, databases, mapping the visual display of data, with an emphasis on generating story ideas, gaining access to data, and writing with numbers.
Athena Title:DATA JOURNALISM
Undergraduate Prerequisite:(JOUR 5300 or JOUR 5580/7580 and permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:JRMC 7340 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5850/7850. 3 hours.
Course Title:Information/Explanation Graphics
Course
Description:
Transforming raw media information into visually informative and attractive presentations through graphic and page design.
Athena Title:INFO GRAPHICS
Prerequisite:JOUR 3510 and permission of major
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5990H. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Seminar in Journalism (Honors)
Course
Description:
Analysis of processes and effects of journalism and acquisition of specialized knowledge of specific journalism modes of presentation and production.
Athena Title:JOURNALISM SEMINAR
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in JOUR 5990
Nontraditional Format:Varies with the topic and approach.
Prerequisite:(JOUR 3410 or JOUR 3410H) and permission of department and permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 5990. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Seminar in Journalism
Course
Description:
Variable topics seminar to analyze processes and effects of journalism and to acquire specialized knowledge of specific journalism modes of presentation and production.
Athena Title:JOURNALISM SEMINAR
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in JOUR 5990H
Nontraditional Format:Varies with the topic and approach.
Prerequisite:(JOUR 3410 or JOUR 3410H) and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:JOUR 7310. 3 hours.
Course Title:Journalism Projects
Course
Description:
Directed research resulting in written projects in selected areas of media.
Athena Title:JRL PROJECTS
Prerequisite:JRMC 8000 and JRMC 8010 and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
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