Visual Communication - Journalism/Broadcasting - AAS

Agriculture, Business, Computers and Technology

Contact: AMBER BRAWNER (620)665-3358
Department Co-Chair: JILLENE CUNNINGHAM (620)665-3479
Department Co-Chair: JANET HAMILTON NEWTON (620)665-3384

For course descriptions and course prerequisites, click on the course name.

Total Credit Hours

This degree requires 64 credit hours.


Course Title Credits
ED105 Success Seminar/College Orientation 1

Experiences designed to help with the transition into college life; exploration of essential techniques for success as a college student.

AR101 Art Appreciation OR AR102 Art History: Modern 3
Course Title Credits
AR101 Art Appreciation 3.00

AR102 Art History: Modern 3.00

Journalism Broadcasting Core 9
Course Title Credits
JL101 Introduction to Mass Communications 3.00

JL102 Reporting I 3.00

JL104 Publications Lab I 1.00

JL105 Publications Lab II 1.00

JL201 Newspaper Production I 3.00

JL201L Newspaper Production Lab I

JL202 Newspaper Production II 3.00

JL202L Newspaper Production Lab II

JL203 Publications Lab III 1.00

JL205 Introduction to Magazine Production 2.00

JL206 Magazine Production and Planning 2.00

JP110 Basic Photography 3.00

JP110L Basic Photography Lab

JP113 Advanced Photography 3.00

JP113L Advanced Photography Lab

JP216 Studio Portrait Photography 3.00

JP216L Studio Portrait Photography Lab

Journalism Broadcasting Technical Options 25
Course Title Credits
AN101 Digital Animation I 3.00

AN202 Digital Animation II 3.00

AR134 Introduction to Digital Imagery--Photoshop 3.00

AR135 Advanced Digital Imagery--Photoshop 3.00

IS135 Essentials of Web Interaction 2.00

JL220 Visual Communications Internship 2.00

JP118 Introduction to Digital Imagery--Photoshop 3.00

JP119 Advanced Digital Imagery--Photoshop 3.00

TC106 Introduction to Audio/Video Technology 3.00

TC109 Audio Production 3.00

TC111 Audio/Video Scriptwriting 3.00

TC112 Video Production I 3.00

TC113 Video Editing and Post Production 3.00

TC114 Video Production II 3.00

TC115 Videography 3.00

TC212 Video Editing and Post Production II 3.00

TC213 Video Production III 3.00

PS100 General Psychology OR PS101 Human Relations 3
Course Title Credits
PS100 General Psychology 3.00

PS101 Human Relations 3.00

Technical Math 3
Course Title Credits
MA105 Intermediate Algebra 3.00

MA106 College Algebra 3.00

TR101 Applied Algebra 3.00

Visual Communication Composition/Speech Options 3
Course Title Credits
EN100 English Composition IB 3.00

EN101 English Composition IA 3.00

EN103H Honors English Composition I 3.00

EN107 Business English 3.00

EN108 Technical Writing 3.00

SH101 Public Speaking 3.00

Visual Communication Foundation Courses 15
Course Title Credits
AR110 Drawing I 3.00

AR134 Introduction to Digital Imagery--Photoshop 3.00

AR143 Introduction to Computer in Design 3.00

AR225 Typography 3.00

BU145 Principles of Advertising 3.00

BU202 Marketing 3.00

BU204 Advanced Small Business Management 3.00

IS104 Microcomputer Applications 3.00

IS113 Desktop Publishing 3.00

IS120 Graphics on Microcomputers 3.00

JP118 Introduction to Digital Imagery--Photoshop 3.00


Additional Credits Required - 2

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