Mar 01, 2024  
2016-2017 SLCC General Catalog 

Media Studies and Journalism AS: Full-time

Plan of Study 2016-2017

The following is a plan of requirements to complete this Associate of Science degree in 2 years. Each student’s experience will vary slightly, as this plan does not include transfer work, Advanced Placement (AP), or other institutions’ concurrent enrollment credits. Math and English placement will be based on the student’s Accuplacer/ACT/SAT scores. If developmental courses are required, they should be taken in the student’s first semester.

NOTE: This plan assumes the student is prepared to take the courses listed. If prerequisites are required, additional semesters may be required to complete this degree.

Meet with the Academic Program Advisor and consult DegreeWorks for specific degree requirements.

First Year

Fall Semester (16 credits)   Spring Semester (16 credits)
ENGL 1010 Intro to Writing (EN)      3 cr COMM 1130 Journalism & Media Writing   4 cr
COMM 1500 Intro to Mass Comm (ID)   3 cr COMM 2110 Interpersonal Comm (ID,HR)   3 cr
COMM 1800 Digital Media Tools/Techniques   4 cr COMM 1560 Radio Performance & Production (ID)  or  
Student Choice (IN or Depth)   3 cr     COMM 2200 Beginning Video Production   3 cr
MATH 1030 Quantitative Reasoning (QL)   3 cr ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing (EN)   3 cr
    HIST 1700 American Civilization (AI)   3 cr
► Progress Check: Log in and check your Degree Audit via MySLCC   ► Progress Check: Meet with Academic Program Advisor  

Second Year

Fall Semester (16 credits)   Spring Semester (14 credits)
COMM 2250 Television Studio Production 1     3 cr Physical Science (PS)   3 cr
COMM 2400 Social Media Tools and Strategies   3 cr Social Science (SS)   3 cr
Fine Arts (FA)   3 cr Elective   3 cr
COMM 2600 Production for Student Media   3 cr Humanities (HU)   3 cr
Life Sciences (LS)   3 cr Elective   2 cr
Lifelong Wellness (LW)   1 cr    
► Progress Check: Apply for Graduation      

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