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School of Multimedia Communications

BA Multimedia Communications

First Year - 30.0 Units

First Semester 12.0 Units

  • COM_102: Non-Linear Editing for Multimedia Storytelling
    [Core]
  • COM_103: You Media: Short Form Production 1
    [Core]
  • COM_104: Multimedia Communications 1: Performance
    [Core]
  • LA_141: Storytelling: From Telephone to Transmedia
    [Liberal Arts By Advisement]

Second Semester 18.0 Units

  • COM_110: Media Now: Introduction to Broadcast Production
    [Core]
  • COM_150: Introduction to Radio/ Podcasting
    [Core]
  • LA_108: Composition for the Artist
    [Liberal Arts: Written Communications Requirement]
  • COM_105: Writing for Multimedia
    [Core]
  • ***_***:
    [Major Elective/Minor Course] *Take COM course or select a course from the list of minors. *Suggested Summer Course
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts By Advisement Course] *Suggested Summer Course

Second Year - 30.0 Units

Third Semester 12.0 Units

  • COM_200: In Production: The Newsroom
    [Core]
  • COM_210: The Wrap: The Newscast
    [Core]
  • LA_280: Perspective Journalism
    [Liberal Arts: Written Communications Requirement]
  • COM_115: Digital Tools for New Media
    [Core]

Fourth Semester 18.0 Units

  • LA_291: Designing Careers
    [Liberal Arts: Employment Communications & Practices Requirement]
  • COM_303: You Media: Short Form Production 2
    [Core] ---MIDPOINT REVIEW---
  • ***_***:
    [Major]
  • (LA_110: English Composition: Narrative Storytelling, OR LA_133: Short Form Writing)
    [Liberal Arts: Written Communications Requirement] [Liberal Arts: Written Communications Requirement]
  • ***_***:
    [Art Elective 1] *Suggested Summer Course
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts By Advisement] *Suggested Summer Course

Third Year - 30.0 Units

Fifth Semester 12.0 Units

  • (COM_301: Multimedia Journalism, COM_302: Producing Live Media, OR COM_304: Broadcast Communications 3)
    [Core] [Core] [Core]
  • ***_***:
    [Major]
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts: Cultural Ideas & Influences Requirement]
  • ***_***:
    [Major Elective / Minor Course] *Take COM course or select a course from the list of minors.

Sixth Semester 18.0 Units

  • ***_***:
    [Major]
  • ***_***:
    [Major]
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts: Historical Awareness Requirement]
  • ***_***:
    [Major Elective / MInor Course] *Take COM course or select a course from the list of minors.
  • ***_***:
    [Art Elective 2] *Suggested Summer Course
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts: Quantitative Literacy Requirement] *Suggested Summer Course

Fourth Year - 30.0 Units

Seventh Semester 12.0 Units

  • (COM_400: In-Depth Project, OR COM_420: In-depth Project: Studio Entertainment Series)
    [Core] [Core]
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts By Advisement]
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts By Advisement]
  • ***_***:
    [Major Elective / Minor Course] *Take COM course or select a course from the list of minors.

Eighth Semester 18.0 Units

  • COM_495: Resume Reel and Beyond
    [Core]
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts By Advisement]
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts By Advisement]
  • ***_***:
    [Major Elective / Minor Course] *Take COM course or select a course from the list of minors.
  • ***_***:
    [Art Elective 3] *Suggested Summer Course
  • ***_***:
    [Liberal Arts By Advisement] *Suggested Summer Course