Bachelor of Arts in Journalism: Concentration in Photojournalism - Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and ENG 114
120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 46
ENG 114 can only be taken if you complete Directed Self-Placement (DSP) and select ENG 114; if you choose ENG 104/ENG 105 through DSP you will satisfy A2 upon successful completion of ENG 105 in the second semester; multilingual students may be advised into alternative English courses.
To avoid taking additional units, it is recommended that you meet SF State Studies requirements (AERM, GP, ES, SJ) within your GE or major.
Depending on courses completed through Early Start, students in Pathway/Category III or IV may be required to enroll in a support course to complement their Quantitative Reasoning/B4 requirement. There are multiple course options for this pathway. Before enrolling in a B4 course, students should verify their MATH Pathway/Category in their Student Center. Information regarding the courses that correspond with your MATH Pathway/Category can be found on the Developmental Studies Office Website.
12 units of Complementary Studies are required of all candidates for the Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism. Students completing the Bachelor of Arts in Journalism must complete a minor that has been approved by the department. The minor fulfills the Complementary Studies Requirement.
Students who have earned AA-T or AS-T degrees and are pursuing a similar B.A. degree at SF State are required to fulfill the Complementary Studies requirement as defined by the major department. Students should consult with a major advisor about how transfer units and/or SF State units can best be applied to this requirement in order to ensure degree completion within 60 units.
List of Approved Minors (12-28 units)
A Journalism major must complete a minor in one of the areas of study approved by faculty advisers. Completion requires students to maintain a GPA of 2.0 or higher. Approved disciplines for this requirement are listed below. Students should consult with an academic adviser in Journalism to determine the minor that best meets their interests and professional goals. Please see the bulletin http://bulletin.sfsu.edu/ for information about individual minor requirements.
Accounting (impacted, 21 units)
Consider taking a class combined with a laboratory or a separate lab to fulfill B3 if not already satisfied.
Elective (3 units)
JOUR 320 Investigative Reporting (3 units)
JOUR 321 Feature Writing (3 units)
JOUR 570 Opinion Writing (3 units)
JOUR 575 Community Media (3 units)
JOUR 580 Environmental Journalism (3 units)
JOUR 595 Magazine Writing (3 units)
JOUR 667 Seminar: Topics in Journalism (3 units)
JOUR 685 Projects in the Teaching of Journalism (1-3 units)
JOUR 699 Independent Study (1-3 units)
JOUR 450 Publication Design and Graphics (3 units)
JOUR 395 Online Journalism (3 units)
JOUR 400 Multimedia Journalism (3 units)
JOUR 495 Profiles (3 units)
JOUR 582 Social Media Journalism (3 units)
JOUR 426 Data Journalism (3 units)
JOUR 500 Contemporary Magazines (3 units)
JOUR 617 Journalism Internship (3 units)
JOUR 650 Seminar: Contemporary News (3 units)
JOUR 675 News Entrepreneurship (3 units)
JOUR 680 Advanced Multimedia Journalism (3 units)