Journalism Minor

Journalism Minor Curriculum

Courses for students admitted to KU Fall 2012 through Summer 2020

J101: Media and Society
J300: Visual Storytelling
J302: Information Exploration
J304: Media Writing for Audiences*
J618: First Amendment and Society

Plus three-hour elective from the following Journalism course offerings for which the prerequisites have been met:
(News and Information focus: JOUR 410, 415, 419, 503, 534, 540, 608)
(Strategic Communication focus: JOUR 320, 460, 534, 608, 611, 613, 616)
*Students must complete the grammar basics module and exam before enrolling in JOUR 304
Students may be allowed to take additional elective hours, not to exceed a total of 24 JOUR credits.

Courses for students admitted to KU Fall 2020 and after

J101: Media and Society
J104: Words at Work: Writing Essentials
J300: Visual Storytelling
J302: Information Exploration
J304: Media Writing for Audiences
J408: Media Law and Ethics
JOUR Tech Tools course (211-215)

Students may be allowed to take additional elective hours, not to exceed a total of 24 JOUR credits.

Questions? If you would like to know more about the Journalism minor, please contact the Journalism Student Services office at 785-864-4080 or jadvising@ku.edu.


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