2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

JOUR 106 Introduction to Digital Media

Introduces the digital media environment. Students emerge with an understanding of the seismic shift that digital media has brought to the communications field. At the end of the course, students will have a clear understanding of the importance of a personal brand and image in the digital world. This will include social media presence, digital portfolios and maintaining a digital lifestyle. Also introduces programming languages and how they are used in journalism, advertising and public relations. Prerequisite or parallel: JOUR 101. Open only to students pursuing a program of study in the journalism department.