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2007-2008 Academic Catalog 
2007-2008 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Television Journalism (Graduate Diploma)

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The diploma is intended to provide basic knowledge of the history and practice of television journalism. Students completing the program will have a working familiarization with all of the skills required of a video journalist-reporting, videotaping, writing and narrating a field report as well as proficiency in digital video editing and studio management. This program is intended for students who have not already specialized in broadcast journalism at AUC at the undergraduate level.


Requirements for the JMC Master of Arts program are applicable to applicants seeking a graduate diploma in television journalism. Applicants who have not taken JRMC 201, or its equivalent at other institutions must take JRMC 201 as a prerequisite prior to taking courses in the graduate diploma unless applicant has demonstrated professional news writing experience as determined by the Graduate Committee.

TV Graduate Diploma Courses

A minimum of six courses totaling 18 credit hours is required for the diploma.

All students must take the following:

  • ALNG 421 - Professional and Technical Writing 
    (for Arabic Broadcasting) students can substitute any non-required JRMC graduate course for this requirement.

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