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Media Arts BA

—Journalism and Media Studies Emphasis
—Media Production Emphasis
—Public Relations Emphasis

Media Arts BA
Course Number and TitleCredits
UF 100 Foundations of Intellectual Life3
UF 200 Foundations of Ethics and Diversity3
FW ENGL 101 Introduction to College Writing3
FW ENGL 102 Intro to College Writing and Research3
FM Mathematics course3-4
FN Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course with lab4
FN Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course in a second field3-4
FA Arts course3
FH Humanities course3-4
FS Social Sciences course3
FS Social Sciences course in a second field3
Three (3) credits from the following:
MEDIA 113/313 Media Activities: Blue House Communications
MEDIA 116/316 Media Activities: Studio Television for Community
MEDIA 117/317 Media Activities: UTP
MEDIA 119/319 Media Activities: The Arbiter
MEDIA 493 Internship
PR 493 Internship
3
FC MEDIA 201 Introduction to Media3
MEDIA 301 Multimedia Storytelling3
MEDIA 303 Media Aesthetics and Culture3
MEDIA 401 Media Law and Ethics3
MEDIA 452 Media and Democracy3
FF MEDIA 499 Media Arts Seminar3
Choose one (1) of the emphasis areas listed below and complete the required course to earn a BA in Media Arts with an emphasis.

Journalism and Media Studies Emphasis

Journalism and Media Studies Emphasis
Course Number and TitleCredits
JOUR 301 Reporting and News Writing3
JOUR 351 Advanced Journalistic Writing3
JOUR 352 Reporting Public Affairs3
MEDIA 351 History of Mass Communication3
MEDIA 453 Communication Technology & Social Change3
Choose 9 credits of electives in COMM, JOUR, MEDIA, MEDIAPRO, or PR. No more than a total of 3 credits may be selected from MEDIA 317, MEDIA 319 and MEDIA 493.9
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits0-1
Electives to total 120 credits38-40
Total120

Media Production Emphasis

Media Production Emphasis
Course Number and TitleCredits
MEDIAPRO 201 Digital Imaging3
MEDIAPRO 202 Audio Production3
MEDIAPRO 301 Video Production3
MEDIAPRO 304 Writing for Media3
MEDIAPRO 351 Audio and Video Editing3
Choose 9 credits of electives in COMM, JOUR, MEDIA, MEDIAPRO, or PR. No more than a total of 3 credits may be selected from MEDIA 317, MEDIA 319 and MEDIA 493.9
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits4-7
Electives to total 120 credits34
Total120

Public Relations Emphasis

Public Relations Emphasis
Course Number and TitleCredits
MEDIA 302 Applied Research3
PR 201 Intro to Public Relations3
PR 301 Principles of PR Campaigns3
PR 303 Public Relations Writing3
PR 351 Media Relations3
PR 353 Advanced PR Writing3
PR 401 PR Case Studies3
PR 451 Public Relations Strategies3
PR 480 Studies in Public Relations3
PR 493 Internship3
Electives to total 120 credits32-35
Total120