Apr 23, 2024  
Academic Catalog 2023-2024 
Academic Catalog 2023-2024

Journalism, Minor

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The journalism minor at Pacific focuses students on hands-on reporting experiences for reporting in a digital-first world of news.

Minor Requirements: 20 Credits

Electives: 12 Credits

8 credits must be upper division - no more than 4 credits of MEDA 150 and/or 450

Program Details

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Apply emotionally-intelligent interviewing skills, including media ethics and inclusivity when working with the public, including marginalized populations,
  • Employ composition skills of argumentation and editing appropriate for reporting the news;
  • Produce digital news packages that engage audiences with relevant facts, visuals and technical components, and the complexity of issues addressed.

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