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.


Total units required for the minor: 21

Lower Division (9 units)

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

Plus, complete one of the following courses:

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

Upper Division (6 units)

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

Approved Elective Courses (6 units)

Complete one of the following journalism skills courses:
JMC 125 (3) Introduction to Journalism Tools
JMC 134 (3) Photojournalism & Photoshop
JMC 154 (3) Radio Production
JMC 156 (3) Video Production

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

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

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