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Communication - Multimedia Journalism, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Ogden, UT, United States
The Communication - Multimedia Journalism at Weber State University is the art of reporting information by combining text, social media and images. An emphasis in multimedia journalism prepares you for a career in journalism in a specialty or a broad category of topics.
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Overview

In the Communication - Multimedia Journalism at Weber State University you will have opportunities to work closely with Weber State’s media channels, including the student-run video production studio, Studio 76, and the school’s award-winning newspaper, The Signpost.

What You’ll Learn at Weber

The multimedia emphasis is a multidisciplinary program that covers general-assignment reporting, literary journalism, technical writing and web publishing.

A Weber State degree in multimedia journalism provides you with a solid foundation in:

  • Broadcast writing
  • Visual communication
  • Public relations writing
  • Advertising

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Mass Communication 
  • Essentials of Digital Media 
  • News Reporting and Writing
  • Visual Communication 
  • Broadcast News Writing and Production
  • Advanced Cooperative Work Experience with Signpost
  • In-depth and Investigative Journalism 
  • Audio Production and Performance 
  • Mass Media and Society 
  • In-studio Video Production and Performance 
  • Radio Production Workshop 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • WSU Application
  • $65.00 Application Fee
  • Official School Records (Translated into English)
  • Confidential Financial Statement
  • Copy of Passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14973 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14973 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    14973 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14973 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    4990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4990 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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