Integrated Studies - Media Studies Emphasis, B.A./B.S.

Media Studies Emphasis Requirements

24 credits

COMM 1050Introduction to Communication Theory (SS, GC)3
MDIA 3060Media Theory3
MDIA 1500Intro to Mediated Communication3
or MDIA 2010 Media and Society (SS, GC)
Complete 15 credits from the following (12 credits must be upper-division):
COMM 1270Critical Thinking and Communicating3
COMM 2700Voice and Civility in Public Discourse3
COMM 3350Interviewing3
COMM 3460Critical and Rhetorical Analysis3
COMM 4490Communication and Contemporary Public Issues3
MDIA 1130Writing for Media Audiences3
MDIA 1380
MDIA 1385
Introduction to Television Production
and Introduction to Television Production Lab
MDIA 1560Audio Production3
MDIA 2460Introduction to New Media Production3
MDIA 3480New Social Media3
MDIA 3510Media Ethics3
MDIA 3560Visual Communication3
MDIA 3580Case Studies in Public Relations3
MDIA 3610News & Copy Editing3
MDIA 3750Television Post Production3
MDIA 4260Media Law3
MDIA 4380
MDIA 4385
Advanced Television Production
and Advanced Television Production Lab
MDIA 4580Public Relations Campaigns3
MDIA 4640Feature Writing3
MDIA 4680Multimedia Journalism3


  1. Students must select and complete two emphases and Core Requirements.
  2. Grade C or higher in each Emphasis Area course required.