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Major in English, Concentration in Journalism


Requirements:
In addition to taking the required courses for the English major and two 300- or 400-level literature electives, students choosing the journalism concentration must take five journalism courses comprised of three required courses and two electives.

The required journalism courses are the following:

EN 107             Jounalism and Democracy
EN 272             News Reporting and Writing I
EN 416             Media Law and Ethics

The elective journalism courses are the following:

EN 268             Feature Writing
EN 270             Editing
EN 275             Sportswriting
EN 351             News Reporting and Writing II
EN 352             Practicum in Journalism
EN 353             Narrative Journalism
EN 354             Opinion Writing
EN 475             Internship in English (under supervision of faculty
                        member who teaches journalism)

Prerequisites: EN 102 English Composition II (or equivalent LASC course), EN 107 Journalism and Democracy, and EN 272 News Reporting and Writing I are prerequisites for every journaiism course except EN 270 Editing, which has only EN 102 English Composition II (or equivalent LASC course) as a prerequisite.

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