Media Literacy - Minor

College of Communication and Information
School of Journalism and Mass Communication
201 Franklin Hall
Kent Campus
330-672-2572
jmc@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/jmc


Description

The Media Literacy minor gives a broad overview of the media from an information, as opposed to skills, perspective.

Fully Offered At:

  • Kent Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

  • Minimum 2.000 overall Kent State University GPA; or, if a first semester freshman or transfer student admitted in good standing, no established Kent State University GPA is needed.

Minor Requirements

[MELT]

Minor Requirements
JMC 20001MEDIA, POWER AND CULTURE (DIVD) (KSS) 3
JMC 20005FUNDAMENTALS OF MEDIA MESSAGES 3
JMC 21001PRINCIPLES OF ADVERTISING 3
JMC 28001PRINCIPLES OF PUBLIC RELATIONS 3
JMC 30034PROGRAMMING FOR DIGITAL MEDIA 3
JMC 40006LAW OF MASS COMMUNICATION 3
JMC 40022FILM AS COMMUNICATION 3
Minimum Total Credit Hours:21

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Minor GPA
2.700