Bachelor of Arts in Journalism: Concentration in Print and Online Journalism - Quantitative Reasoning Category III/IV and ENG 114

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 43

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 B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
B4 Support Course 3 2-3
GE Area D 3
 Units14-15
Second Semester
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
GE Area E 3
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
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 6 3-4
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective or Minor 4,5 2
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
JOUR 226 Digital News Gathering (Major Core) 3
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective or Minor - Take Two 4,5 6
 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
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 or Minor 4,5 3
 Units15
Sixth Semester
JOUR 310 Journalism Ethics (Major Core) 3
JOUR 330 Editing (Major Concentration) 3
JOUR 395
Online Journalism (Major Concentration)
or Multimedia Journalism
3
Writing Course (Major Concentration) - Select One 7 3
Minor (18 units) - Take One 5 3
 Units15
Seventh Semester
JOUR 605
Magazine Publication Lab (Major Practicum)
or Publication Laboratory
3
Minor (18 units) - Take One 5 3
Advanced Journalism Elective (6 units) - Take One 8 3
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units15
Eighth Semester
JOUR 695 Senior Seminar (Major Capstone) 3
Advanced Journalism Elective (6 units) - Take One 8 3
Minor (18 units) - Take One 5 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective or Minor – Take Two 4,5 7
 Units16
 Total Units120-123