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Journalism, Minor

Offered in: CHICAGO


All courses for the minor must be completed with a grade C or better.


COMM 201 (formerly JOUR 201) is the prerequisite course for this minor (grade C or better).


Eight courses (25 credit hours) are required for the minor in Journalism. Transfer students must complete at least six of their JOUR courses (18 semester hours) at Roosevelt. Students must complete the following courses:

  JOUR 219 Essential Multimedia Skills .....3
  JOUR 220 Media Writing .....4
  JOUR 305 News Video Production .....3
  JOUR 319 Reporting .....3
  JOUR 363 Law and Ethics .....3
  JOUR 389 New Media and Technology .....3
  JOUR 390 Special Topics: Journalism Today .....3
  JOUR 392 Convergence Newsroom (capstone) .....3