Media Studies Minor

Professors: Mark R. Anderson, G. Terry Barr, J. Justin Brent (Director),
Chad W. Helms, Samuel L. Howell, Booker T. Ingram, Jr., Jody W. Lipford, Ralph H. Paquin, Lesley J. Preston, Jerry K. Slice, Suzanne J. Smith, and
H. Dean Thompson.

Associate Professors: Jerry J. Alexander, M. Paige Meeker, Norman M. Scarborough, Robert E. Stutts, and James J. Thompson

Assistant Professors: Emily L. Taylor and J. Tobin Turner

Requirements for the Minor in Media Studies with Business Concentration
The minor in media studies with the business concentration requires completion of 21 to 24 hours, including ACCT 203; BADM 307 and 353; ECON 201; MDST 230; an internship of three to six hours (MDST 444); and three hours selected from BADM 325, or SPCH 201.

Requirements for the Minor in Media Studies with Journalism and Communications Concentration
The minor in media studies with the journalism concentration requires completion of 18 to 19 hours chosen from one of two options:

On-Campus Option:
MDST 230 and MDST 444 for a minimum of three semester hours; three hours of writing electives chosen from CRWR 2100, 2200, 2300, 2400, 4000; three to four hours of foundations electives chosen from ART 230, 240,260, BADM 307, BADM/PHIL 316, CSC 1231-1231L, 307, 320, ENGL 2101, 2102, STAT 319, SPCH 201, or THEA 1200; three hours of theory electives chosen from ENGL 21038, PHIL 203, 205, 314, BADM/PHIL 316, PLSC 312, or WGST 225, and three hours of film electives chosen from ENGL 2208/FILM 210, ENGL 3510/FILM 320, ENGL 3500/FILM 323, ENGL 3511/FILM 327, or FILM/FREN 322.

Washington, DC Option:
MDST 230 and 15 to 16 hours of journalism taken with the Washington Semester Program. (See the Associate Dean of Career Services and Student Programs or the English Department for information on the Washington Semester Program.)