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Communication - Multimedia Journalism Teaching, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Ogden, UT, United States
This Communication - Multimedia Journalism Teaching degree from Weber State University is good for students who want to combine a passion for communication with a career teaching secondary education.
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Overview

In addition to your communication studies, you are required to complete the requirements for secondary education licensure through the Department of Teacher Education. Education courses include a secondary education practicum and in-classroom student teaching.

What You’ll Learn at Weber

You can pursue two tracks in the communication teaching program: communication studies or multimedia journalism. The communication studies track prepares you to teach high school speech and debate programs, and the multimedia journalism track prepares you to advise high school yearbook and newspaper teams.

Courses in the Communication - Multimedia Journalism Teaching degree from Weber State University focus on building a strong foundation in:

  • Communication theory
  • Persuasive communication
  • Communication law
  • Communication research methods

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:

  • Principles of Public Speaking 
  • Interpersonal and Small Group Communication 
  • Media Writing
  • Mass Media and Society 
  • Communication Theory 
  • Communication Research Methods 
  • Communication Law 
  • Introduction to Mass Communication 
  • Essentials of Digital Media 
  • Writing for Screen and Television
  • News Reporting and Writing 
  • Editing

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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