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    Chair and Assistant Professor of Journalism + Design
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  • This page outlines the requirements for the degree in Journalism + Design (BA Journalism + Design). Students can also study this subject as a minor.

    Requirements for the BA in Journalism + Design Major

    Only specific courses satisfy the major requirements, including electives. Courses should be chosen carefully, in consultation with the Departmental Faculty Advisor and your Student Success advisor. Learn more and track your progress in the Detailed Degree Requirements and Journalism + Design Requirements Worksheets below.

    Introductory Courses:

    • LLSJ 2001 News, Narrative, and Design I (3-4 credits)

    Other Required Courses:

    • LLSJ 3001  News, Narrative, and Design II (3-4 credits)
    • LLSJ 3505  Visualizing Data (3-4 credits)
    • 2 Form electives (6-8 credits)
    • LLSJ 2010  Ethics and History of Journalism (3-4 credits)
    • 3 Area electives: 1 Reporting and Craft elective and 2 general electives (9-12 credits)
    • 2 liberal arts electives (6-8 credits)

    Senior Capstone:

    • LLSJ 4991  Senior Capstone (4 credits)

    Total Credits: 37-48

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