Curriculum Requirements for B.F.A. in Global and Electronic Journalism

Discovery Core

Foundations Credits:
FCWR 101 Writing I: Foundations of College Composition 3
FCWR 151 Writing II: Foundations of Research Writing 3
FCSP 105 Foundations of Speech Communication 3
FCSC 101 Foundations of Scientific Process 3
FCIQ 101 Foundations of Inquiry 3
FCWR 3xx Professional Communication choice 3
    Total: 18 Credits
 
Seminars Credits:
ICLT 3xx Literature choice 3
ICPH 3xx Philosophy choice 3
ICBS 3xx Behavioral Science choice 3
ICSS 3xx Social Science choice 3
Total 12
 
Math and Science Credits:
Mathematics choice 3
Science choice 3
    Total: 6 Credits
 

Major Requirements

Global and Electronic Journalism courses Credits:
CAMP 110 Field Production Basics 3
CAMP 115 Studio Production Basics 3
COMM 101 Communication: Principles and Process 3
COMM 215 Media History 3
COMM 330 Media Law and Ethics 3
COMM 370 Media Workshop I 4
COMM 465 Media and Society 3
DGIM 110 Digital Imaging Fundamentals 3
JOUR 101 Introduction to Journalism 3
JOUR 350 Introduction to News Reporting 3
JOUR 355 Narrative Storytelling 3
    Total: 34 Credits
 
Open Electives Credits:
Consult with advisor on any Electives 30
 
Department Electives Credits:
Consult with advisor on any Electives 12
Transfer student must take at least six credits of Department Electives at NYIT.
 
Capstone Project (repeatable course, required twice) Credits:
COMM 445 Experiential Model: Interactive Web Network 4
    Total: 8 Credits
Must be taken at least twice and is repeatable up to four times.
 
Total Program Requirements = 120 credits