College of Arts and Sciences

This minor is available to all IPFW students, including students with communication majors.  To earn a minor in media production, you must complete at least 18 credits with a 2.0 or better in each course. You must also complete any prerequisites for the courses that are chosen and complete at least 9 credits as resident credit at IPFW.

Below are the requirements for people declaring this minor as of Fall 2013.*
*Please refer to the Undergraduate Bulletin under which you were admitted.

Required courses: Credits: 9

COM 24800 - Introduction to Media Criticism and Analysis Cr. 3
COM 33100 -  Audio Production Cr. 3
COM 33200 - Television Studio Production Cr. 3

Credits from the following: Credits: 9

COM 33300 - Film Production Cr. 3
COM 33400 - Journalism for the Electronic Mass Media Cr. 3
COM 33700- Advanced Digital Video Production Cr. 3
COM 33800 - Documentary or Experimental Film and Video Cr. 3
COM 43100 - Practicum in Radio Cr. 2 (2 credits, may be repeated once)
COM 43200 - Practicum in Television Cr. 2 (2 credits, may be repeated once)
COM 43600 - Script Writing Cr. 3
COM 49000 - Internship in Communication Cr. 1-3
JOUR J200 - Reporting, Writing and Editing I Cr. 3
JOUR J210 - Visual Communication Cr. 3
VCD P105 - Digital Imaging Cr. 3

Total Credits: 18