Publication Writing & Design

BA Degree — Publication Writing & Design Major

In addition to the general education requirements, majors in Publication Writing & Design must complete 46 semester hours as prescribed below:

  • ARTS1210 2-D Design 3 s.h.
  • ARTS1680 Computer Graphics for Art & Design 3 s.h.
  • ARTS1710 Introduction to Graphic Design 3 s.h.
  • ARTS2390 History of Graphic Design 3 s.h.
  • ARTS2600 Professional Practices 3 s.h.
  • ARTS3630 Systems in Design 3 s.h.
  • ARTS3640 Interactive Design 3 s.h.
  • ARTS3820 Portfolio Development 3 s.h.
  • COMM2300 Introduction to Media Technologies 3 s.h.
  • COMM/ENGL2500 Introduction to Mass Media or
    ENGL3480 Cultural Studies 3 s.h.
  • COMM3140 Campaigns and Theories of Persuasion 3 s.h.
  • One literature survey course (selected from ENGL1500, ENGL2310, ENGL2320, ENGL2330, ENGL2340) 3 s.h.
  • Creative writing course (ENGL2410 or ENGL2420) 3 s.h.
  • ENGL3420 Culture, Language, and Text 3 s.h.
  • ENGL4300 Internship in English (1 s.h.) Students must work a semester for an approved publication (such as The Tower, Horizons, or The Vespiary).
  • ENGL4500 Senior Publication Project 3 s.h.