Overview

This programme seeks to bridge the established traditions of 20th century media with the emerging and innovative practices of the 21st century. Learners will be exposed to a range of communicative and creative practices within media that are being shaped by digital communications and technological change. In addition to technical and creative skills, the learner will develop problem solving and critical thinking skills which are essential for success in the 21st century media landscape. This programme provides a foundation in media and communications as an academic field and as a set of industries and will prepare learners for entry-level positions in areas such as computer applications, journalism, graphic design and digital art.

Requirements

Course Schedule

Total Credits: 66
Critical Reading and Writing (GE)
Credits: 4
Modern Language (GE)
Credits: 3
You and the Digital World (GE)
Credits: 3
Introduction to Digital Media (PC)
Credits: 3
Introduction to Media Studies (PC)
Credits: 3
Introduction to Sociology (GE)
Credits: 3
Speech Self and Society (GE)
Credits: 3
Mathematical Reasoning and Logic (GE)
Credits: 3
Writing for Popular Culture and Advertising (PC)
Credits: 3
Introduction to Journalism (PC)
Credits: 3
Audiovisual Production Techniques and Strategies (PC)
Credits: 4
Ethics and Professional Development (GE)
Credits: 3
A Survey of Saint Lucian History and Heritage (GE)
Credits: 3
Human Relations (PC)
Credits: 3
Social Media and Web Applications (PC)
Credits: 3
Elective
Credits: 3
Public Relations
Credits: 3
Broadcasting (PC)
Credits: 4
Organization Communications (PC)
Credits: 3
Practicum/Portfolio
Credits: 3
Elective
Credits: 3

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