Journalism

Students interested in gaining experience in journalism may want to consider the following courses:

Journalism
JOUR 201 - Culture of Journalism: Past, Present and Future (4 units)
JOUR 210x - Basics of News Production for Non-Majors (2 units; max 6 units)
JOUR 373 – Journalism Ethics Goes to the Movies (4 units, Sp)
JOUR 375 – The Image of the Journalist in Popular Culture (4 units)
JOUR 381 – Entertainment, Business and Media in Today’s Society (4 units, FaSp)
JOUR 401L – Online Site Management and Production for Journalists (4 units, FaSp)
JOUR 411 – Broadcast Reporting and Newswriting for Non-Majors (2 units)
JOUR 420 – Advanced Photojournalism (4 units, Prerequisite: JOUR 330)
JOUR 421 – Photo Editing for News Media (4 units)
JOUR 422 – Visual Journalism (4 units)
JOUR 433 – Writing about Science (4 units, Sp)
JOUR 459 – Fact and Fiction: From Journalism to the Docudrama (4 units)
JOUR 460 – Social Responsibility of the News Media (4 units, Sp)
JOUR 461 – Literature of Journalism (4 units)
JOUR 462 – Law of Mass Communication (4 units, FaSp)
JOUR 465m – Latino News Media in the United States (4 units, Fa)
JOUR 466m – People of Color and the News Media (4 units, Sp)
JOUR 467 – Gender and the News Media (4 units)
JOUR 468m – The American Press and Issues of Sexual Diversity (4 units, Fa)
JOUR 469 – Money, Markets and Media (4 units, Sp) 
JOUR 475 – Publications Design and Technology (4 units, FaSp)
JOUR 477 – Web Analytics for News and Nonprofit Organizations (2 units, FaSp)
JOUR 482 – Comparative Media in Europe (4 units, Sm)
JOUR 483 – Negotiating and Reporting Global Change (4 units, FaSp)
JOUR 484 – American Religion, Foreign Policy and the News Media (4 units, Sp)
JOUR 489 – Hands-on Disruption: Experimenting with Emerging Technology (2 units)
JOUR 493 – Comics and Graphic Storytelling (4 units)
JOUR 495 – Journalism for Mobile and Emerging Platforms (2 units)

Photojournalism
JOUR 330 – Photojournalism (4 units, FaSp)
JOUR 420 – Advanced Photojournalism (4 units, Prerequisite: JOUR 330)
JOUR 421 – Photo Editing for News Media (4 units)
JOUR 422 – Visual Journalism (4 units)

Sports
JOUR 380 – Sports, Business and Media in Today’s Society (4 units, FaSp)
JOUR 432 – Sports Commentary (4 units, Fa)
JOUR 480 – Sports and Media Technology (4 units)

For other courses of interest, please refer to the Schedule of Classes