Undergraduate Minor - Minor in Broadcast Journalism

Program:
Minor in Broadcast Journalism
Program Code:
6346 Broadcast Journalism
Program Level:
Undergraduate
Award Type:
Minor Undergraduate
Start Term:
FS18
College:
College of Communication Arts and Sciences
Relevant Excerpt(s) from Academic Programs:
Department:
School of Journalism
Relevant Excerpt(s) from Academic Programs:


Excerpt from the official Academic Programs Catalog:

Listed below are the approved requirements for the program from the official Academic Programs Catalog.
Students must consult their advisors to learn which specific requirements apply to their degree programs.
Following this section are the requirements as represented in Degree Navigator, MSU's online advising tool. The Degree Navigator section is only available for programs using Degree Navigator for degree certification.

College of Communication Arts and Sciences

School of Journalism

Undergraduate Programs
Minor in Broadcast Journalism

The Minor in Broadcast Journalism, which is administered by the School of Journalism, provides students a strong foundation for a career in broadcast journalism. Using cutting-edge technology, students gain experience in audio and video storytelling, on-air performance, and the production of high-end newscasts, replicating the real-world of visual media for television and other digital platforms.

The minor is available to students who are enrolled in the Journalism major at Michigan State University. With the approval of the department and college that administer the student’s degree program, the courses that are used to satisfy the minor may also be used to satisfy the requirements for the bachelor’s degree.

To be considered for admission, a student must have been formally admitted to the Journalism major. Students who plan to apply to the program should complete an application and submit it to the School of Journalism.

Requirements for the Minor in Broadcast Journalism
Complete 15 credits from all of the following courses:
JRN 206 Video Storytelling with Cell Phones 3
JRN 303 On-Air Announcing, Interviewing and Hosting 3
JRN 306 Introduction to Radio, Podcasting and TV News 3
JRN 403 TV News 3
JRN 406 Advanced TV News, Storytelling and Producing 3


 
Degree Requirements from Degree Navigator.

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Broadcast Journalism, MNUN (6346)

Required Credits: 15    Program Version: FS18

Requirement 1: Minor - Broadcast Journalism - Video Storytelling with Cell Phones
Minor - Broadcast Journalism - Video Storytelling with Cell Phones: 1 course from JRN206

Requirement 2: Minor - Broadcast Journalism - On-Air Announcing, Interviewing and Hosting
Minor - Broadcast Journalism - On-Air Announcing, Interviewing and Hosting: 1 course from JRN303

Requirement 3: Minor - Broadcast Journalism - Introduction to Radio, Podcasting and TV News
Minor - Broadcast Journalism - Introduction to Radio, Podcasting and TV News: 1 course from JRN306

Requirement 4: Minor - Broadcast Journalism - TV News
Minor - Broadcast Journalism - TV News: 1 course from JRN403

Requirement 5: Minor - Broadcast Journalism - Advanced TV News Storytelling and Producing
Minor - Broadcast Journalism - Advanced TV News Storytelling and Producing: 1 course from JRN406

Requirement 6
15 credits required to complete this degreeThe specified coursework in this program may not equal this total. The difference must be made up of open options which must be acceptable within the limits of this program. In cases of doubt, please consult an academic advisor.