Spanish Journalism Minor

The minor in Spanish Journalism will help prepare students to report on Spanish-speaking and Latino communities, and to write about those communities for the Spanish-language and English-language news media. The Spanish Journalism minor will appeal to students who are fluent or are building their fluency skills in the language and wish to explore and hone their journalistic and communication skills.

REQUIRED (9 credits)

  • COMM 2230S Fundamentals of Journalism (3; F)
  • COMM 2300 Photojournalism (3; OF)
  • COMM 3240 Communication Ethics (3; Sp)

ELECTIVES (12 credits: 9 credits must be upper division)

Choose at least one Technology course:
  • *COMM 3270 Desktop Publishing (3; OF)
  • COMM 3305S Convergent Media (3; Sp)COMM 3305S Convergent Media (3; Sp)
Choose at least Professional Studies course:
  • COMM 3275S Magazine Studies (3, TBA)
  • COMM 4010S Special Assignments in Journalism (1-3)
  • +ENGL 2231/3231 Newspaper Practicum (2)
Electives (up to 8 credits):
  • COMM 2100 Survey of Mass Media (3; OSp)
  • COMM 2210S Writing for Mass Media (3; EF)
  • *COMM 3100S Editing (3; Sp)
  • *COMM 3230 Communication Theory (3; F)
  • *COMM 3310 Making Short Movies I (3; TBA)
  • *COMM 3315 Making Short Movies II (3; TBA)
  • *COMM 4920S/4922S Field Experience (1-9; TBA)
  • *LANG 3100 Advanced Spanish Grammar (3; ESp)
  • *LANG 4500W Advanced Spanish Compostion (3; EF)
  • *LANG 4510 Sem. in Spanish Composition (3; OSp)

TOTAL CREDITS: 21