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    North Carolina Central University
   
 
  Nov 17, 2017
 
 
    
University Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018

Mass Communication, Broadcast Media Concentration, B.A.


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Curriculum Requirements


Our Broadcast concentration offers a solid foundation for a variety of careers.  In addition to honing reading, writing, storytelling, and critical thinking skills, the concentration is designed to enhance audio, video, and multimedia production skills.  Students learn multi-platform skills to enable them to work in corporate and non-profit settings, print media, radio, TV, new media, and social media.

1. 120 Semester Hours:


Complete a minimum of 120 semester hours with a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or better in the major and cumulative. The last 30 hours must be completed at NCCU. Students must earn grades of C or better in ENG 1110 , ENG 1210 , and all major courses.

2. General Education Requirement:


Freshman and sophomore years: complete General Education Curriculum  required by the university as detailed on the four-year course of study. Students must have a “C” or better in ENG 1110  and ENG 1210 .

3. Program Requirements:


4. Concentration Requirements


5. Additional Requirements


Program Notes:


Four-Year Curriculum Plan in Mass Communication, Broadcast Media Concentration


(Effective Fall 2008)

For key to symbols used, please see ‘key’ below.

Freshman Year


Sophomore Year


Semester Hours: 17

Spring Semester


Semester Hours: 15

Junior Year


Semester Hours: 15

Spring Semester


Semester Hours: 15

Senior Year


Fall Semester


Semester Hours: 15

Spring Semester


^^^ MSCM Elective (3)

General Elective (3)

General Elective (3)

General Elective (3)

General Elective (1-3)

Semester Hours: 13-15

Total Minimum Credit Hours: 120


Key to symbols used:

Distribution of Hours

* GEC Requirements - 39

^^ Mass Communication Core Courses - 30
^^^ Broadcast Media Concentration Requirements and Electives - 18
Minor or General Electives - 37
** Based on Placement Results

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