Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts - Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and ENG 114

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 45

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ENG 114 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice (A2) 1 3
GE Area A 2 3
GE Area C - Take Two 6
GE Area D 3
 Units15
Second Semester
BECA 200 Introduction to Electronic Communication (Major Prerequisite) 3
GE Area A 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
GE Area C 3
GE Area E 3
 Units15
Third Semester
BECA 340 Media Aesthetics I (Major Prerequisite) 3
Core Foundation Area - Audio and Video Production - Select One: 4 4
Audio Production I
and Audio Laboratory
 
Video Production
or Video Laboratory
 
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 5 3-4
GE Area D 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 6 3
 Units16-17
Fourth Semester
BECA 300GW Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts Research - GWAR 3
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 5 3-4
GE Area D 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 6 5
 Units14-15
Fifth Semester
Core Foundation Area - Regulatory, Economic, and Ethical Perspectives - Select One: 4 3
Law and Regulation of Electronic Media  
Economic Aspects of Broadcasting and Electronic Media  
Industry of Broadcast News 5  
Core Foundation Area - Writing and Performance for Electronic Media - Select One: 4 3
Media Performance I  
Writing for Electronic Media  
Major Electives in an Area of Emphasis (20 units total) 7 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 6 3
 Units15
Sixth Semester
Core Foundation Area - Mass Communication Theory and Criticism - Select One: 4 3
Critical Study of Popular Culture (UD-C)  
The Age of Information  
Social Aspects of Electronic Media (UD-D)  
Major Electives in an Area of Emphasis (20 units total) - Take Two 7 6
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 6 3
 Units15
Seventh Semester
Major Electives in an Area of Emphasis (20 units total) - Take Two 7 6
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 6 6
 Units15
Eighth Semester
Major Electives in an Area of Emphasis (20 units total) - Take Two 7 6
Core Foundation Area - Select One from Any Area 4 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 6 6
 Units15
 Total Units120-122