Program Learning Outcomes:
The Associate in Arts in Journalism for Transfer Degree is designed to prepare the student for transfer to four-year institutions of higher education and is specifically intended to satisfy lower division requirements for a baccalaureate degree in Journalism at a California State University.
The Journalism AA-T degree requires: completion with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 in all of the 60 CSU-transferable semester units; completion of the major and the CSU General Education (40 units) or IGETC (37-39 units) requirements.
All courses used to satisfy the major for the Associate in Arts degree must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
|PREREQUISITE COURSES||REQUIRED COURSES FOR MAJOR||UNITS|
|MCOMM 101||Introduction to Mass Communications||3|
|JOURN 102||Reporting the News||3|
|JOURN 102 or equivalent||JOURN 103||Student Publications Staff||3|
|List A - Select one courses (3 units) from the following|
|JOURN 103 or equivalent||JOURN 104||Student Publications Editors||3|
|Eligibility for ENGL 101||JOURN 250||Visual Communication||3|
|List B - Select two courses (6 units) from the following|
|ENGL 101||ENGL 104||Critical Thinking and Argumentation||3|
|PHOTO 101||Introduction to Photography||4|
|Eligibility for ENGL 120 or ESL 151||POL S 101||Introduction to Government||3|
|TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED||
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET. SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.
|May 2015||GCC Catalog 2014-2015|
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