UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Journalism, B.A. (2018-2019 Archive)

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.

All lower division GE completed. Lower-division courses equivalent to JOUR 100 and JOUR 110/L completed as part of the AA-T in Journalism.

Transfer Year 1: First Semester

Course Units
JOUR 104 (Optional for transfer students) 1
JOUR 210/L (if not completed prior to transfer) 3
JOUR 225 (if not completed prior to transfer) 3
JOUR 250 or JOUR 255 (if not completed prior to transfer) 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Electives 3
Total 16

Transfer Year 1: Second Semester

Course Units
JOUR 325 3
JOUR 310 or JOUR 350*** 3
JOUR Electives** 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Electives 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: First Semester

Course Units
JOUR 410 or JOUR 474SLJ or JOUR 450*** 3
JOUR 397B/JOUR 397C 2/2
JOUR 400 3
JOUR 478 or JOUR 480 3
JOUR Electives** 3
Total 16

Transfer Year 2: Second Semester

Course Units
JOUR Electives** 3/3
JOUR 498 1
GE Upper Division* 3
Electives 3
Total 13
Total units after transfer 60

*If needed, select GE Upper Division courses that also satisfy: (1) IC: Information Competence, (2) GE Comparative Cultural Studies, and/or (3) Title 5 requirements in American History and/or US/State/Local Government.

**JOUR Electives – Total of four courses (12 units) chosen from: JOUR 365, JOUR 371 or JOUR 372 (not both), JOUR 374SLJ, JOUR 375JOUR 455, JOUR 460, JOUR 465, JOUR 491, JOUR 494AEE/BEE, JOUR 495A-Z

***If students choose JOUR 350 they must choose to take JOUR 450.

Note: Journalism majors are required to take at least 72 units of the 120 required for graduation outside of Journalism/Mass Communication.