Minor in Media and Culture

College of Arts and Humanities

Students must complete a minimum of six credits of advanced standing coursework in their minor.*

Core 1
MDC 250Intercultural Communication3
MDC 251Media Technology3
Elective 1
Choose one of the following courses:3
Media Writing
Media Literacy
Media & Culture Theory
Mass Communication Research Methods
Focus Areas 1
Select 9 credits from the courses listed below. At least two courses must be from one of the focus areas. 29
Culture Focus Area
Games Culture and Theory
Mediated Communication: The Internet, Culture, and Society
Culture and Organizations
Advanced Intercultural Communication
African American Culture and Communication
Mass Media & Social Protest
Consulting for Careers in Media and Culture
Intercultural Communication Training
Special Topics Seminar in Culture
Production Focus Area
Digital Media
Introduction to Web Design
The Philadelphia Media Experience
Introduction to Video Production
Multimedia Performance
Advanced Video Production
Communication on Television and Radio
Special Topics Seminar in Production
Honors Seminar: Global Issues
Strategic Communication Focus Area
Communication Professions in Sports
Search Engine Optimization Management
Media Audiences
Strategic Social Media
Introduction to Public Relations
Event Production Using Media
Communicating Through Risk and Crisis
Content Strategy
Media Campaigns
Public Relations Management
Communication and Advertising
Special Topics Seminar in Strategic Communication
Total Minimum Credits Required18

 Must achieve a C or higher in all courses counting toward the minor.


The third course can be from that same focus area or any of the other two focus areas.

*Advanced standing coursework is defined as any 300-level course or above and specific 200-level courses identified by the department.