Department of Communication

Bachelor Degree: Broadcasting Emphasis

Broadcasting graduates are prepared to enter the amazing world of electronic visual communication in all of its forms: broadcasting-both television and radio, cablecasting, video, Internet, and multi-media production. SUU students easily compete with the top schools in the country in producing effective electronic media productions. In addition to hands-on production, emphasis is also placed on management, research, and policy.

Required Core Classes

All majors must complete COMM 1010 in the Humanities area of General Education. In addition, all majors must complete two major core classes:

COMM 3020 Communication Research
COMM 4050 Mass Media Theory and Effects


In addition to the required core classes, students must complete specific classes in a sequence

Course ID Title Credits
COMM 1560 Broadcast Production (Audio) 3
COMM 1610 News Writing 3
COMM 2200 Broadcast Production (T.V.) 3
COMM 3140 Broadcast Writing 3
COMM 3460 Broadcast Management 3
COMM 3504 Practicum TV Lab 3
COMM 4260 Media Laq 3
COMM 4760 Television Field Production 3


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