Journalism, Communication and Theatre

Multimedia Journalism Major

Multimedia Journalism, B.A. (42 Credit Major)

All students are required to complete the following courses:

Core Courses (18 credits)

MMJ 217: Journalism in the Movies (3 credits)

MMJ 214: Foundations of Media (3 credits)

MMJ 221: Reporting I (3 credits)

MMJ 222: New Media (3 credits)

MMJ 307: Multimedia Editing and Proofreading (3 credits)

MMJ 370 or 470: Internship I or II (3 credits)

Track Curriculum (24 credits)

Each student is required to complete one of three separate tracks, Print Media, Broadcast Media, or Multilingual Journalism as detailed below.

Print Media Track (15 credits)

MMJ 211: Introduction to Multilingual Media (3 credits)

MMJ 300: The Bronx Journal Online Advance Workshop (3 credits)

MMJ 321: Reporting II (3 credits)

MMJ 322: Online News Page Design and Editing (3 credits)

MMJ 323: Feature Writing (3 credits)

Electives (9 credits):

Electives may be chosen from among all MMJ courses. The following one-credit workshops may be combined for up to 3 credits in the major: MMJ 200, MMJ 201, and MMJ 202.

Broadcast Media Track (15 credits)

MMJ 215: Audiovisual Production (3 credits)

MMJ 314 or 315 or 316: Advanced Audio Production, TV Studio Production, Field Video Production (3 credits)

MMJ 317: Electronic Journalism (3 credits)

MMJ 352: The Bronx Journal TV (3 credits)

MMJ 357: Digital Editing (3 credits)

Electives (9 credits):

Electives may be chosen from among all MMJ courses. The following one-credit workshops may be combined for up to 3 credits in the major: MMJ 200, MMJ 201, and MMJ 202.

Multilingual Journalism Track (12 credits)

MMJ 211: Introduction to Multilingual Media (3 credits)

MMJ 300 or 352: Bronx Journal Online or Bronx Journal TV (3 credits)

MMJ 302: Covering Race, Gender, and Ethnicity (3 credits)

MMJ 321: Reporting II (3 credits)

Required 300-level foreign language courses (6 credits):

In Translation (3 credits)

In Journalistic Writing (3 credits)

Course numbers vary according to the chosen foreign language.

Electives (6 credits):

Electives may be chosen from among all MMJ courses. The following one-credit workshop may be combined for up to 3 credits in the major: MMJ 200, MMJ 201, and MMJ 202.

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