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Academic Department: Communication
Main Office: AC 304
Phone Ext: 7348
Main Numbers: (415) 457-8811  /  (415) 883-2211
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About the Program

The main goals of journalism courses are to prepare students to become accurate and thorough researchers and precise writers. The discipline emphasizes the need to think and write clearly and has a two-fold purpose: to prepare students for careers in newspaper work, television, and radio news or public relations, and to provide a study of mass media communications for students who desire to enhance their liberal education.

Career Options
Advertising Copywriter, Broadcaster, Feature Writer, Newspaper Writer, Photojournalist, Print Journalist, Public Relations Worker, Publications Editor, Publicist: Trade/Business/Labor, Writer/Editor

Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution should complete the lower division major requirements and general education pattern for the appropriate transfer institution and major. Exact major requirements for UC and CSU institutions can be found on Please see a counselor for more information as curriculum requirements may vary among transfer universities.

Department Phone: (415) 485-9348

NameSend EmailOfficePhone
Crosby, Frank D LC 57 7364
Wadenius, Adam Pa AC 231 7348
Current and Future Courses

TermSection (CRN)CourseDatesDaysTimeCampusRoomInstructor
Fall 2015 81967 JOUN 110 - Intro to Mass Communication 08/17/15-12/05/15 F 09:10-12:00 KTD AC 240 Wadenius, Adam
80802 JOUN 160 - Race/Gender/Class/Media 09/01/15-12/03/15 TR 10:10-11:50 KTD PE 022 Crosby, Frank