All convergence journalism interest areas teach multimedia storytelling by having students take the three core convergence classes: JOURN 4804 Convergence Reporting, JOURN 4806 Convergence Editing and Producing, and the capstone, JOURN 4992 Reporting, Editing and Marketing of Converged Media.
This interest area is for the student wanting to work largely in television reporting. This area includes a wide range of reporting classes and producing/management classes, giving the student a sense of television reporting in front of the camera. Other courses in multimedia prepare the student well for Web-based journalism as it complements television. Administered by the convergence journalism faculty.
All Journalism students must take the following courses at the upper-division level: