Spanish Media Minor

The Spanish Media minor combines Spanish language study with journalistic writing and media experience. This interdisciplinary minor is an excellent choice for anyone interested in pursuing a degree in business, communication, pre-law, or for professional careers in bilingual news media, advertising and public relations.


Lower Division (9 units)

JMC 120 Beginning Reporting (3)
JMC 160 El Leñador News (2)

Plus, complete one of the following courses:

SPAN 207 Spanish Language and Culture IV (4)
SPAN 208 Spanish Level IV for Heritage Speakers (4)

Upper Division (6 units)

JMC 360 Advanced El Leñador News (2)
SPAN 311 Spanish Language V, Advanced Grammar and Composition (4)

Approved Elective Courses (6 units)

Complete one of the following journalism skills courses:
JMC 125 Media Tools (3)
JMC 134 Photojournalism (3)
JMC 154 Radio and Audio Production (3)
JMC 156 Video Production (3)

Other journalism courses may be acceptable. Consult with journalism adviser.

Complete one of the following Spanish courses:
SPAN 308S Introduction to Translation & Interpretation (3)
SPAN 310 Spanish Advanced Oral Skills (3)

Other upper division Spanish courses may be acceptable. Consult with Spanish adviser.