Below you will find descriptions for courses offered in this field of study. You will find a general overview of the topics covered and any prerequisite course or grade requirements, credit value and exclusions.

The first digit of the course indicates the general level. Those in the 1000 series are introductory degree level. Courses at the 2000, 3000, 4000 series are available to students in the second, third, and  fourth year. Courses numbered at the 5000 level or above are graduate level. Courses listed at the 0100 or 0200 series are technology level courses. Courses below the 0100 level are generally non credit courses.

Some courses are listed as exclusionary to one another. This means that students may not take both courses as designated. 

Not all courses are offered each year. Please consult the current timetable for this year’s offering. For further information please contact the department.

Course Descriptions

Core Requirements

Students must complete one and a half full credits of core courses:
JOUR 1001X/Y.06 Foundations of Journalism, or JOUR 1002.03 Foundations of Journalism I and JOUR 1003.03 Foundations of Journalism II
JOUR 2700.03 Introduction to Reporting

Elective Requirements

Students must complete an additional 15 credit hours in electives from the complete list of Journalism 'Course Descriptions' above