Radio & Television


Core Curriculum
(Areas A, B, C, D, E, and additional requirements)
47 hrs
Area F
Courses Appropriate to the Program of Study
18 hrs
COMM 2101
COMM 2105
COMM 2106
ENGL 2104
Writing for the Media
Mass Media and Society
African-Americans in the Media
Advanced Composition
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
Foreign language sequence
(These may include the second elementary level course and the first intermediate level course of the same language, or two intermediate level courses in the same language.)

Recommended: SPAN 1002, and SPAN 2001 or SPAN 2001 and SPAN 2002

6 hrs
RADIO AND TELEVISION CONCENTRATION
COMM 3120
COMM 3301
COMM 3303
COMM 4106
COMM 4107
COMM 4110
COMM 4705
COMM 4815
COMM 4902
Introduction to Communications Theory
Introduction to Radio and T.V. Production
Writing for Radio and T.V.
Communications Practicum
Advance Television Production
Advance Radio Production
Communications Law and Ethics
The Documentary
Professional Media Internship
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
 
Choose one of the following courses:
COMM 3101
COMM 3102
COMM 3110
COMM 3130
COMM 3302
COMM 4406
COMM 4810
Media Arts and Design
Photo-Journalism
Desktop Publishing
History of Journalism
Speech for Radio and Television
Public Relations and Advertising Workshop
Introduction of Communications Research
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
Other Requirements
SPEH 4101
GEOG 1101
Advanced Speech
Introduction to Human Geography
3 hrs
3 hrs
Electives
(ENGL 2104 is a required elective)
9 hrs
TOTAL
36 hrs
Total hours required for the major in Mass Communications with a  Film, Radio and Television
125 hrs
 
EMPHASIS IN TELEVISION
COMM 3120
COMM 3301
COMM 3302
COMM 3303
COMM 4106
COMM 4107
COMM 4705
COMM 4815
COMM 4902
Introduction to Communications Theory
Introduction to Television Production
Speech for Radio and Television
Scriptwriting for Radio/TV/Film
Communications Practicum
Advanced Television Production
Communications Law and Ethics
The Documentary
Professional Media Internship
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
Choose one of the following courses:
COMM 3101
COMM 3102
COMM 3110
COMM 3801
COMM 3130
COMM 4108
COMM 4111
COMM 4406
Media Arts and Design
Photo-Journalism
Desktop Publishing
Media Management
History of Journalism
Film and Television Directing
Film and Television Editing
Public Relations and Advertising Workshop
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
Other Requirements
6 hrs
SPEH 4101
GEOG 1101
Advanced Speech
Introduction to Human Geography
3 hrs
3 hrs
Electives
(ENGL 2104 is a required elective)
9 hrs
TOTAL
36 hrs
Total hours required for the major in Mass Communications with a Television Concentration
125 hrs
 
MINOR IN MASS COMMUNICATIONS
All students completing a minor in mass communications are required to take and satisfactorily complete fifteen semester hours which must include COMM 2101 and other communications courses at 3000 or higher levels; however, COMM 2106 (African-Americans in the Media) may be taken with permission of the mass communications coordinator or the chair of the department. Suggested courses include, but are not limited to:
COMM 2101
COMM 3110
COMM 3120

COMM 3302
COMM 3401

Writing for the Media (required)
Desktop Publishing
Introduction to Communications Theory
(Prereq: Junior standing)
Speech for Radio and Television
Intro.to Public Relations and Advertising
(Prereq: COMM 2101)
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs

3 hrs
3 hrs