Oct 18, 2021  
2011-2012 Shepherd University Catalog 
    
2011-2012 Shepherd University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Journalism Minor


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Shepherd University recognizes the interdisciplinary nature of the field of journalism and has thus constructed a minor that reflects the variety of skills and the knowledge base necessary for the success in this dynamic field. The primary objectives of the print journalism minor include the following:

  1. To provide students with the language and communication skills necessary for success in this competitive field;
  2. To provide students with the technical skills required for understanding the nature of news writing and news production;
  3. To provide students with the practical experience necessary to function in the real world of journalism; and
  4. To help students develop the critical thinking skills and reflective insights needed for analyzing, reporting, and writing print news stories.

For more information about this minor, contact the Department of English and Modern Languages.

Curriculum for a Minor in Journalism


Note(s):


*Students may “test out” of  ENGL 270 , making a total of 21 hours for the minor.

**Students may repeat JOUR 444  more than once for credit.

 

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