Major Requirements / Requisitos Principales

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR / REQUISITOS PRINCIPALES

Journalism majors complete all the General Education & All-University Requirements for a bachelor's degree at Humboldt State University. Journalism majors complete 45 units major-specific coursework.

Las especialidades de periodismo completan todos los requisitos de educación general y todas las universidades para obtener una licenciatura en la Universidad Estatal de Humboldt. Los estudiantes completan 45 unidades de cursos específicos de especialización.

Core Courses (33 units total)

Lower Division (9 units) / División inferior (9 unidades)

  • JMC 105 (3) Introduction to Mass Communication
  • JMC 120 (3) Beginning Reporting
  • JMC 125 (3) Intro to Journalism Tools

Upper Division (11 units) / División superior (11 unidades)

  • JMC 327 (2) Multimedia News Workshop (The Lumberjack)
  • JMC 328 (3) Media Law
  • JMC 332 (3) Media Ethics
  • JMC 480 (3) Special Topics (topic changes each semester)

Take one upper division elective from the following: / Tome una electiva de división superior de lo siguiente:

  • JMC 302 (3) Mass Media & Popular Arts
  • JMC 305 (3) International Mass Communication
  • JMC 306 (3) Mass Communication History
  • JMC 309 (3) Analyzing Mass Media Messages

Experiential Learning Core (10 units) / Núcleo de Aprendizaje Experiencial (10 unidades)

Take 6 units of lower division experiential learning courses. / Tome 6 unidades de cursos de aprendizaje experiencial de división inferior.

  • JMC 134 (3) Photojournalism & Photoshop
  • JMC 150 (3) Digital Design JMC 154 (3) Radio Production
  • JMC 155 (1) KRFH Workshop
  • JMC 156 (3) Video Production
  • JMC 160 (2) El Lenador bilingual news

Take 4 units of upper division experiential learning courses. / Tome 4 unidades de cursos de aprendizaje experimental de la división superior.

  • JMC 325 (2) Magazine Production Workshop
  • JMC 333 (2) Radio News Workshop
  • JMC 355 (2) Advanced KRFH Workshop
  • JMC 360 (2) Advanced El Lenador bilingual news
  • JMC 427 (2) Advanced Multimedia News Workshop
  • JMC 482 (1-3) Mass Media Internship
  • JMC 490 (1-4) The KHSU Experience

Select either a News Concentration or a Public Relations Concentrations (12 units): / Seleccione una Concentración de noticias o una Concentración de relaciones públicas (12 unidades):

News Concentration (12 units)

Take one of the following: / Tome uno de los siguientes:

  • JMC 318 (3) Media Research
  • JMC 322 (3) Editing

Take 9 units from the following: / Tome 9 unidades de lo siguiente:

  • JMC 320 (3) Advanced Reporting JMC 324 (3) Advanced News Writing
  • JMC 334 (3) Advanced Photojournalism
  • JMC 336 (3) Advanced Video Production
  • JMC 450 (3) Media Management

Public Relations Concentration (12 units)

Take all of the following: / Tome todo lo siguiente:

  • JMC 322 (3) Editing
  • JMC 323 (3) Public Relations
  • JMC 429 (3) Advanced Public Relations

Take one of the following: / Tome uno de los siguientes:

  • JMC 318 (3) Media Research
  • JMC 354 (3) Media Advertising
  • JMC 450 (3) Media Management