Journalism (JOUR)

JOUR 100. Fundamentals and Craft of Journalism. 1 Unit.

An introduction to journalism and media, from its foundations to its current practices. Writing-intensive course.

JOUR 190. Special Topics in Journalism. 1 Unit.

JOUR 230. Journalism Methods and Practices. 1 Unit.

Intensive explorations of specific aspects of writing, reporting, and producing journalism. Topics may include Broadcasting, Photojournalism, Editing and Publishing, Public Relations, and other courses. May be repeated for credit with different content.

JOUR 240. Issues, Ideas and Trends in Journalism. 1 Unit.

An exploration of what’s happening now in journalism and media. May be repeated for credit with different content.

JOUR 250. Journalism and Society. 1 Unit.

Examines how the media and journalists fit into society and our culture. May be repeated for credit with different content.

JOUR 270. Student Media Lab. 0.5 Units.

Intensive, critial examinations and workshops of Stetson student media by its student staff and faculty advisor. Permission of instructor required.

JOUR 285. Independent Study. 0.5 or 1 Units.

JOUR 290. Special Topics in Journalism. 1 Unit.

Intensive study of selected topics related to the journalism field.

JOUR 330. Journalism Methods and Practices. 1 Unit.

Intensive explorations of specific aspects of writing, reporting, and producing journalism. Topics may include Broadcasting, Photojournalism, Editing and Publishing, Public Relations, and other courses. May be repeated for credit with different content.

JOUR 340. Issues, Ideas and Trends in Journalism. 1 Unit.

An exploration of what’s happening now in journalism and media. May be repeated for credit with different content.

JOUR 350. Journalism and Society. 1 Unit.

Examines how the media and journalists fit into society and our culture. May be repeated for credit with different content.

JOUR 385. Independent Study. 0.5 or 1 Units.

JOUR 390. Special Topics in Journalism. 1 Unit.

Intensive study of selected topics related to the journalism field.

JOUR 397. Internship in Journalism. 0.5 or 1 Units.

Through placement in an approved setting where journalism is practiced, students will have an opportunity to enrich their classroom knowledge with field experience. Typically, full unit internships require approximately 10 hours per week during the semester. Specific requirements will be presented by way of a contract signed by the student. Basic expectations include a journal, a portfolio of work (if applicable), and a letter of evaluation from the site supervisor. Pre-requisites: permission of program director, junior standing, and completion of both JOUR 100 and one Ideas course. May be repeated for credit up to 2 units, but a maximum of one unit may be applied to the minor.Enrollment in an internship course requires students to attend an orientation prior to beginning work at their internship site. For more information regarding internship orientations, please contact Career & Professional Development at career@stetson.edu or 386-822-7315.

JOUR 400. Journalism Studio. 1 Unit.

The capstone course of the minor is the creation of a work of journalism developed by the entire class, mentored by a working journalist. Prerequisite: Completion of minor requirements or permission of instructor.

JOUR 485. Independent Study. 0.5 or 1 Units.

JOUR 490. Special Topics in Journalism. 1 Unit.