UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Journalism, B.A. (2018-2019 Archive)
Public Relations Option

Notice: The General Education requirements prescribed on this Road Map are based on the Plan R Required Pattern of Courses (GE catalog years 2006-2018). See General Education Plan R for more information.

YEAR 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
GE Basic Skills: Written Communication 3
GE Basic Skills: Mathematics (MATH 131 recommended) 3
GE Arts and Humanities 3
JOUR 100 (also counts in GE Lifelong Learning) 3
JOUR 104 1
Total 13

YEAR 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
JOUR 110/L 3
GE Basic Skills: Oral Communication 3
GE Social Sciences 3
Electives 6
Total 15

YEAR 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
JOUR 255 3
GE Basic Skills: Critical Thinking 3
Title 5 US Constitution and California State and Local Government 3
GE Comparative Cultures 3
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
JOUR 210/L 3
JOUR 225 3
GE Natural Science (with lab requirement) 4
Title 5 American History Institutions and Ideals 3
Electives 3
Take the Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam (UDWPE)
Total 16

YEAR 3: 1st Semester

Course Units
JOUR 341 3
JOUR 400 3
Upper Division JOUR Elective 3
GE Upper Division Comparative Cultures (select course to meet IC part 2 requirement) 3
GE Upper Division Social Science 3
Total 15

YEAR 3: 2nd Semester

Course Units
JOUR 362 3
Upper Division JOUR Elective 3
Upper Division JOUR Elective 3
GE Natural Science (with lab requirement) 4
Elective 3
Total 16

YEAR 4: 1st Semester

Course Units
JOUR 398B 2
JOUR 398C 2
JOUR 440 3
JOUR 478 OR JOUR 480 3
GE Upper Division Arts and Humanities 3
Elective 3
Total 16

YEAR 4: 2nd Semester

Course Units
JOUR 498 1
Upper Division Journalism Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Additional 1 unit of GE to total 48 units 1
Total 14
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120