Photojournalism and Documentary Studies, Minor


College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

This minor offers students of all disciplines an opportunity to explore varied approaches to photojournalism and documentary work across the spectrum of video/film, audio, multimedia, non-fiction writing, and print journalism. The curriculum opens student horizons to include production skills in storytelling and media analysis, in terms of the doing (creation, professional craft) and the experiencing.

This plan will not be available to new students after Summer 2022

  • A minor is earned in conjunction with a bachelor's degree.

    To receive a minor (18 - 24 units) at Northern Arizona University, you must complete a planned group of courses from one or more subject matter areas with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0. At least 12 units of the minor must be unique to that minor and not applied to any other minor.

In addition to University Requirements:

  • Complete individual plan requirements.

Students may be able to use some courses to meet more than one requirement. Contact your advisor for details.

Minimum Units for Completion 21
Fieldwork Experience/Internship Optional

Minor Requirements
  • Be aware that some courses may have prerequisites that you must also successfully complete. For prerequisite information, click on the course or see your advisor.