Sample Course Sequence for the Major in Journalism

Freshman Fall Credits Spring Credits
First Year Seminar 101 1 First Year Seminar 102 1
D.E.C. A 3 D.E.C. A 3
JRN 101 or JRN 103 3 JRN 108 3
D.E.C. 3 JRN 110/JRN 111* 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
Total 16 Total 16
       
Sophomore Fall Credits Spring Credits
JRN 210/JRN 211 3 JRN 301 3
JRN 220 3 JRN 288 1
D.E.C. 3 JRN 310** or JRN 320 3
D.E.C. 3 Multidisciplinary concentration*** 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
Total 15 D.E.C. 3
    Total 16
Junior Fall Credits Spring Credits
JRN 310 or JRN 320** 3 JRN 340 3
JRN 333 or JRN 337 or JRN elective 3 JRN 370 or JRN 380** 3
Multidisciplinary concentration*** 3 JRN 340 workshop 1
Elective 3 Multidisciplinary concentration*** 3
D.E.C. 3 Multidisciplinary concentration*** 3
D.E.C. 3 D.E.C. 3
Total 18 Total 16
       
Senior Fall Credits Spring Credits
JRN 364 or JRN 371** 3 JRN 490 3
JRN 350 3 JRN 361 or JRN 381** or JRN elective 3
Multidisciplinary concentration*** 3 Multidisciplinary concentration*** 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
Total 15 Total 15
*Students are required to pass a grammar immersion laboratory to progress further in the program.
**These courses follow a sequence (e.g. JRN 370 and JRN 371). See Bulletin for specifics.
***Or courses that count toward a second major.