Curriculum

The field of broadcast and streaming media is changing rapidly. By jumping into your major right away, you learn from trending technology so you can capitalize on this early learning throughout your four years, allowing you to obtain internships and connect with professionals sooner.

Our Upside-Down Curriculum  allows you to begin taking your Broadcast & Streaming Media classes beginning in your first semester. By the time you finish your first year, you will have taken upward of five courses related to your major.

Interested in studying abroad for a semester? The Broadcast & Streaming Media curriculum allows you to participate in a semester abroad.

Broadcast & Streaming Media Curriculum 2014-2015


First Year

First Semester

Media and Society
(MCM 120)

Audio Production
(MCM 130) OR
Video Storytelling
(MCM 110)

Math Elective

Concepts of the Self
(COR 110)

The Rhetoric of Self
(COR 115)

Second Semester

Visual & Digital Fundamentals
(GDD 111)

Marketing
(MKT 110)

Audio Production
(MCM 130)
or
Video Storytelling
(MCM 110)

Concepts of Community
(COR 120)

The Rhetoric of Community
(COR 125)


Second Year

First Semester

Electronic Media Writing
(MCM 216)

Web Design I
(GDD 206)

Social Media Production
(MCM 230)

Choose a 200-level COR course
(COR XXX)

Choose a 200-level COR course
(COR XXX)

Second Semester

Digital Interactive Design
(GDD 212)

Consumer Behavior & Research
(MKT 210)

CCM Elective

Choose a 200-level COR course
(COR XXX)

Choose a 200-level COR course
(COR XXX)


Third Year

First Semester

Social Interaction in the Digital Age
(COM 360) OR
Digital Marketing
(MKT 350)

Streaming Media Production I
(MCM 335)

Advanced Audio Production & Sound Design
(MCM 330)

The Global Condition
(COR 310)

Human Rights & Responsibilities
(COR 320)

Second Semester

Streaming Media Production II
(MCM 345)

Natural Science with Lab
(SCI XXX)

Local Contexts, Global Connections
(COR 330)

Local Contexts, Global Connections
(COR 330)

General Elective


Fourth Year

First Semester

Streaming Media Production III
(MCM 435)

Communication and Ethics
(COM 220) OR
Creativity and Conceptual Development
(MCM 305)

The Business of Streaming Media
(MCM 350)

Media Communication Elective

WRT Elective

Second Semester

College Capstone
(CCC 410)

Streaming Media Senior Project
(MCM 450)

Legal Issues in Communication
(MCM 360)

CCM Elective