Bachelor of Arts in Journalism: Concentration in Photojournalism - Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 46

This roadmap is a suggested plan of study and does not replace meeting with an advisor. Please note that students may need to adjust the actual sequence of courses based on course availability. Please consult an advisor in your major program for further guidance.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ENG 104 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch I 1 3
GE Area A 2 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
GE Area C 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective or Minor 4,5 3
 Units15
Second Semester
ENG 105 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch II (A2) 1 3
JOUR 205 Social Impact of Journalism (Major Core, C2) 3
GE Area A 3
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 6 3-4
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective or Minor 4,5 3
 Units15-16
Third Semester
JOUR 221 Newswriting (Major Core) 3
JOUR 222 Newswriting Lab (Major Core) 1
JOUR 235 Photojournalism I (Major Concentration, C1) 3
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 6 3-4
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
 Units16-17
Fourth Semester
JOUR 226 Digital News Gathering (Major Core) 3
JOUR 335 Photojournalism II (Major Concentration) 3
GE Area D - Take Two 6
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective or Minor 4,5 3
 Units15
Fifth Semester
JOUR 300GW Reporting - GWAR (Major Core) 3
JOUR 304 Cultural Diversity and News Media (Major Core, AERM, SJ) 3
JOUR 307 News Media Law (Major Core) 3
JOUR 310 Journalism Ethics (Major Core) 3
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units15
Sixth Semester
JOUR 395
Online Journalism (Major Concentration)
or Multimedia Journalism
3
JOUR 435 Photojournalism III (Major Concentration) 3
Minor (12-28 units) - Take One 5 3
Major Elective - Take One 7 3
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units15
Seventh Semester
JOUR 607 Publication Lab for Photojournalism Students (Major Practicum) 3
Minor (12-28 units) - Take One 5 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective or Minor - Take Two 4,5 6
 Units15
Eighth Semester
JOUR 535 Photojournalism IV (Major Capstone) 3
Minor (12-28 units) - Take Two 5 6
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective or Minor - Take Two 4,5 5
 Units14
 Total Units120-122