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Major in Communications with a
Concentration in

Requirements. In addition to the six core courses, students will have to complete the following:

Required Courses for Concentration
CM/EN 107       Journalism and Democracy
CM/EN 272       News Reporting and Writing I
CM/EN 416       Media Law and Ethics

Four of the following
Elective courses:
CM/EN 268        Journalism: Feature Writing
CM/EN 270        Journalism: Editing
CM/EN 351        News Reporting and Writing II
CM/EN 352        Practicum in Journalism
CM/EN 353        Narrative Journalism
CM/EN 354        Opinion Writing
CM 390              Alternative Communication
CM 359              Documentary Production
CM 435/EN 475 Internship (under supervision of faculty member who teaches journalism)

Pre-requisites: EN 102 Composition II, CM/EN 107 Journalism and Democracy, and CM/EN 272 News Reporting and Writing I for every journalism course except for CM/EN 270 Journalism: Editing, which has only EN 102 Composition II as a pre-requisite.

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