Associate in Arts Degree

Certificate of Achievement

Journalism                                                27 Units

An Associate in Arts degree may be earned by completing a minimum of 60 units of degree credit coursework, including the major requirements and breadth requirements, with a minimum grade point average of 2.0. Students must complete all courses for the major with a grade of “C” or better. A Certificate of Achievement may be earned by completing all the courses required for this major with a grade of “C” or better.

Required courses, with suggested sequence:

1st semester

1 units   JRNAL 110       Newspaper Practice

3units   JRNAL 120       Newswriting and Reporting

3 units   JRNAL 122       Newspaper Production I

2nd semester

1 units   JRNAL 110       Newspaper Practice

3 units   JRNAL 123       Newspaper Production II

3 units   JRNAL 130       Mass Communication

3rd semester

1 units   JRNAL 110       Newspaper Practice

3 units   JRNAL 161       Newspaper Design & Layout

3 units   JRNAL 222       Newspaper Production III

4th semester

1units   JRNAL 110       Newspaper Practice

3 units   JRNAL 124       Sports Writing

3 units   JRNAL 223       Newspaper Production IV