Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, Media, and Strategic Communication in Multimedia Journalism

Join the present and future of journalism

The world of journalism has evolved to include many new mediums for reporting news and telling stories to larger audiences. In the Multimedia Journalism track of the Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, Media, and Strategic Communication, you'll benefit from hands-on learning experiences that mirror the real world of multimedia storytelling and print, broadcast, and online reporting.

  • Blog editor
  • Digital storyteller
  • Online/print/broadcast reporter
  • Investigative journalist
  • Social media manager
  • Photographer/designer

Degree information

120 Credit hours
Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0

For information specific to you and your situation, meet with your academic advisor and find your ideal pathway to complete your degree on time.

All courses are 3 credit hours and require a grade of C or better unless otherwise noted.

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Courses include topics such as:

  • Reporting, Writing, and Editing
  • International and Cross-Cultural Advertising
  • Visual Communication
  • Advertising Strategies and Media Planning
  • Crisis Management
  • Communications Law and Media Ethics
  • Social Media Strategies

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Ron Allman

Professor of Journalism
Coordinator of Journalism & Media

Knobview Hall 110P
(812) 941-2381
Adam M. Maksl Ph.D.

Professor of Journalism & Media
Manager for eLearning Innovation, eLearning Design & Services (eDS), Indiana University

Knobview Hall 200K
(812) 941-2892

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