Media Communication Major

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS (39-45)

__ 3 MC 101 Media & Society
       
Choose one:
__ 3 MC 120 Radio Production
  MC 121 Audio Production Basics
       
__ 3 MC 212 Writing for Media
__ 3 MC 225 Interactive Media I
__ 4 MC 261 Multi Camera TV Production
__ 3 MC 342 Mass Com Theory
__ 3 MC 371 Media Ministries
__ 0.5 MC 475 Senior Seminar I
__ 0.5 MC 476 Senior Seminar II
       
AREA OF EMPHASIS (Choose one):
       
A. PRODUCTION (18)
__ 3 MC 302 Digital Field Production
__ 3 MC 435 Internship
       
Choose 12 hours from:
  ART 354 Graphic Design I
  BM 211 Princ of Management
  JRN 333 Adv Newsgathering
  JRN 343 Photo & Video Journalism
__ 3 MC 228 Live Audio & Sound Reinforc
  MC 308 Broadcast News
  MC 331 Adv Audio Production
  MC 370 Animation Design
__ 3 MC 372 Interactive Media II
  MC 380 Remote TV Production

 

MC

391/491

Directed Study (3)

MC

393

Seminar in Film

MC

395

Sitcom Production

MC

397

Media Industry Travel

__ 3 MC 428 Special Events & Prod
  MC 472 Media Law
  THA 151 Acting I
  THA 282 Screenwriting Fundamentals
       
B. MULTIMEDIA (18-19)
__ 3 ART 354 Graphic Design I
__ 3 ART 452 Graphic Design II
__ 3 MC 302 Digital Field Production
__ 3 MC 372 Interactive Media II
__ 3 MC 435 Internship
       
Choose one:
  ART 111 2D Form & Design
  ART 266 Photography I
  CSC 113 Programming in Java
__ 3-4 JRN 343 Photo & Video Journalism
  MC 370 Animation Design
  MC

391/491

Directed Study (3)

  MC

393

Seminar in Film

  MC

397

Media Industry Travel

       
C. PERFORMANCE (18)
__ 3 MC 302 Digital Field Production
__ 3 MC 435 Internship
__ 3 THA 211 Media Performance
__ 3 THA 151 Acting 1
       
Choose 6 hours from:
  JRN 333 Adv Newsgathering
  MC 308 Broadcast News
__ 3 MC 393 Seminar
__ 3 MC 397 Media Industry Travel
  MC 472 Media Law
  THA 251 Acting II
  THA 272 Acting for the Camera
       
D. MANAGEMENT (18)
__ 3 MC 252 Media Programming
__ 3 MC 345 Brdcst Manage & Sales
__ 3 MC 435 Internship
__ 3 BM 211 Princ of Management
__ 3 BM 241 Princ of Marketing
       
Choose one:
  ENG 300 Writing for Professions
  COM 281 Public Relations
__ 3 COM 351 Persuasion
  MC 393 Seminar in Communication
  MC 397 Media Industry Travel
  MC 472 Media Law
       
E. AUDIO PRODUCTION (18-22)
[Note: Students in the audio emphasis should take MC 121 in major core requirements.]
__ 3 MC 222 Digital Audio Editing
__ 3 MC 320 Inside the Music Business
__ 3 MC 331 Advanced Audio Production
__ 3 MC 352 Multitrack Recording Tech
       
Select one:
__ 3-6 MC 435 (3) Internship
  MC 436 (3-6) Nashville Internship
       
Select 3-4 hours from:
  MC 228 Live Sound/ Reinforce
__ 3-4 MC 391/491 Directed Study (1-4)
  MC 432 Entrepreneurship in Music
  MC 442 Sound for Picture
 
F. FILM STUDIES (21-22)

__ 3

MC

302

Digital Field Production

__ 3

MC

341

Intro Directing for Film

 
Choose track 1 or 2:
1. On Campus
 

__ 3

MC

272

Intro Film Aesthetics

__ 3

MC

435

Internship

  [May include Los Angeles]
__ 4 THA 282 Screenwriting Fundamentals
       
Choose one:

__ 3

MC

321

American Cinema

MC

322

International Cinema

     
Choose one (*Not used above):

ENG

315

Film as Literature

JRN

375

Documentary Filmmaking

MC

310

Cinematography

MC

321

American Cinema

MC

322

International Cinema

MC

382

Film Production

__ 3

MC

391/491

Directed Study (3)

MC

393

Seminar in Film

MC

395

Sitcom Production

MC

397

Media Industry Travel

MC

401

Advanced Directing

MC

442

Sound for Picture

THA

151

Acting I

THA

325

Fundamentals of Directing

THA

362

Approach to Design Theatre

     
2. Los Angeles Online Option Semester

[An Internship semester with online courses.]

__ 6

MC

436

Los Angeles Internship

       

__ 3

MC

316

Creativity & Entrepreneurship

__ 3

MC

317

Film Criticism & Aesthetics

__ 3

MC

315

Storytelling

PLUS FOUNDATIONAL COURSE REQUIREMENTS

PLUS ELECTIVES NEEDED FOR THE 124 HOUR DEGREE REQUIREMENT