2019-2020 College Catalog 
    
    May 30, 2020  
2019-2020 College Catalog

Media Studies Option, Humanities, A.A.


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Students who wish to transfer to four-year communications degree programs should choose this option. Mass media theory and production courses are coupled with liberal arts. Four-year graduates may enter such positions as television producer/director, corporate communications specialist, media specialist and communication researcher/analyst.

Graduates of this program will be able to:


  • Apply basic concepts about the history, theories, social effects, terminology and aesthetics of communication
  • Apply concepts to the analysis of media content
  • Investigate and synthesize information on topics and questions related to course concepts
  • Demonstrate basic knowledge of related video and audio recording and editing equipment

Requirements


General Education - 45-48 credits


As described in the General Education  section of the catalog and as identified below:

Career Studies - 6 credits as follows:


Career Studies - 6 credits from the following:


Elective - 0-3 credits


Total credits required for degree: 60


Notes:


** Offered Spring Term only

Program Code for registration: HUMED


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Suggested Sequence - Humanities Program A.A. Degree Media Studies Option


The following sequence is an example of how this degree can be completed in two years. This sequence is based on satisfaction of all Foundational Studies requirements and prerequisites and presumes a Fall Term start date. An individual’s program may vary depending on transfer institution, career objectives, or individual needs. See a counselor for other options and to monitor your progress.

Semester 1 - Fall Term


Total credits: 15-17


Semester 2 - Spring Term


Total credits: 15-16


Semester 3 - Fall Term


Total credits: 16


Semester 4 - Spring Term


Total credits: 12-15


Sequence Notes:


(1) A minimum of 12 credits is required from the Mathematics , Sciences  or Technological Competency  knowledge areas.

Transfer Information


For information on transferring to a four-year college or institution visit the Transfer Resources website. 

Degree Audit Information


Access Student Planning and Degree Progress through MyBrookdale on Brookdale’s home page.  Select WebAdvisor, Self Service, log in and access the Student menu.

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