Certificate in Multi-Media Journalism
This certificate program teaches basic journalism principles, theories and techniques--students will be qualified for opportunities in the local industry, including entry level positions in a variety of mediums. This program also prepares students to transfer to four-year institutions in Colorado. Within the program, students are introduced to convergent media as well as terms and technology standard in the industry. The program offers a variety of classes to give students an expansive knowledge of different mediums and their importance to the industry. The certificate program is transferable to an AGS or AA degree; please see an advisor to review transferability of courses. Students must complete all certificate course work with a grade of C or better.
Program Admission Requirements
Meet minimum assessment scores and/or prerequisites for courses in the program.
|JOU 105||Introduction to Mass Media: GT-SS3||3|
|JOU 106||Media News and Reporting||3|
|JOU 225||New Media 1||3|
|JOU 241||Feature and Magazine Writing 1||3|
ENG 121 is a required prerequisite for this course.
ART 139 Digital Photography
BUS 115 Introduction to Business
ENG 221 Creative Writing I
JOU 102 Introduction to Editing for Media
JOU 121 Photojournalism
JOU 206 Intermediate Newswriting and Editing
JOU 221 Newspaper Design I
JOU 222 Newspaper Design II
JOU 231 Introduction to Public Relations
JOU 251 Media Law and Ethics
MAR 111 Principles of Sales
MAR 216 Principles of Marketing
MAR 220 Principles of Advertising
MGD 101 Introduction to Computer Graphics
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