Media Criticism & Journalism Program
This one-year certificate program provides practical study in media research, criticism, and professional writing on media-related topics. Subject areas emphasized include media history, media research skills, media business, media law, media criticism, film/television studies, scriptwriting, and freelance writing. The writing skills gained through completion of this program will also enhance the abilities of any transfer major, particularly those interested in art, design, communications, education, or broadcasting.
Where It Will Take You
Graduates of this certificate program or minor can pursue careers in a variety of professional settings. These include publishing, TV, newspapers, magazines, web content providers, and research organizations.
This one-year certificate program is designed to provide experience in media review writing, historical research and archive use, and journalistic writing from popular publications. Students also gain firsthand experience in developing planning documents from media production and for use in pre-production planning activities. Learn about one-year certificates.