Telecommunications

Minor Requirements

Students majoring in all sorts of areas find that a telecommunications minor enhances their storytelling and digital media skills—skills that are relevant to nearly every career.

Telecommunications Minor Requirements
To earn a minor in telecommunications, you must take two semesters (or equivalent) of modern or classical languages at the college level as well as the following required courses:

Prefix

Number

Title

Credit Hours

TCOM

101

Foundations of Telecommunications

3

 


204

Media Analysis and Criticism

3

 


206

Writing for Electronic Media: Scriptwriting

1

 


207

Writing for Electronic Media: Copywriting

1

 


284

Practical Aspects of Media Law

1

 


384

Electronic Media Law

3

 


408

Media Ethics and Social Responsibility

3

9 hours from TCOM electives

9

 


 


 


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24 hrs





Department of Telecommunications
Ball Communication Building (BC) 201
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-1480
Fax: 765-285-9278
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