Multimedia Journalism Minor


The Multimedia Journalism minor gives students a solid foundation for succeeding in the field of journalism. The minor produces graduates who are multifaceted in their skills and prepared for entry-level positions with media outlets. It also offers expertise to students who hope to pursue careers in other disciplines that intersect with the media, such as business, law, English, history, political science and education. The minor requires 18 credits and the submission of a portfolio at the completion of the courses.

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    Requirements for the Minor

    Required Courses (9 credits):

    • CST 2030 News Writing and Reporting I (3 credits)
    • CST 2100 Digital Video Production (3 credits)
    • CST 3033 News Writing and Reporting II (3 credits)

    One course from the following (3 credits):

    Two courses from the following (6 credits):

    • CST 3100 Audio Production and Direction (3 credits)
    • CST 3110 Single Camera Video Production (3 credits)
    • CST 3120 Multi-Camera Video Production and Direction (3 credits)
    • CST 4210 News Editing, Design and Management (3 credits)

Program Contact Information

Tom Stanton
Associate Professor of Communication Studies
Briggs Building, Room 119
McNichols Campus

Phone: 313-993-1698
Fax: 313-993-1166

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