Contact & Location

Moscow

School of Journalism
and Mass Media

Physical Address:
Administration Bldg. 347
PHONE: (208) 885-6458
FAX: (208) 885-6450
E-MAIL: jamm@uidaho.edu

Mailing Address:
School of Journalism
and Mass Media
c/o University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3178
Moscow, ID 83844-3178

Student at Common Grounds

Minors

Things you should know:

  • A student may not enroll in two JAMM majors.
  • A JAMM major seeking a B.S. degree must declare a minor or emphasis area in another department.
  • JAMM 100 and 121 must be completed before taking any other JAMM classes.
  • Most JAMM courses have to be taken in sequence; check the catalog for prerequisites.
  • Some JAMM courses are offered only once a year or every other year.
  • It is not possible to complete any JAMM minor in one year.

Advertising

  • JAMM 100 Media and Society (3 cr)
  • JAMM 121 Media Writing (3 cr)
  • JAMM 265 Principles of Advertising (3 cr)
  • JAMM 361 Advertising Creativity (3 cr)
  • At least two 3-credit JAMM courses from the following:
    • JAMM 341 Mass Media Ethics (3 cr)
    • JAMM 364 Advertising Media Planning (3 cr)
    • JAMM 444 Mass Media and Public Opinion (3 cr)
    • JAMM 448 Law of Mass Media (3 cr)
    • JAMM 465 Political Advertising (3 cr)
    • JAMM 468 The Advertising Agency (3 cr)

Broadcasting and Digital Media

  • JAMM 100 Media and Society (3 cr)
  • JAMM 121 Media Writing (3 cr)
  • JAMM 275 Intro to Digital Media Production (4 cr)
  • Plus three 3-credit radio, TV or digital media journalism course to meet specific career goals

Journalism

  • JAMM 100 Media and Society (3 cr)
  • JAMM 121 Media Writing (3 cr)
  • JAMM 225 Reporting I (3 cr)
  • JAMM 341 Mass Media Ethics (3 cr)
  • JAMM 448 Law of Mass Media (3 cr)
  • Plus one 3-credit journalism course to meet specific career goals

Public Relations

  • JAMM 100 Media and Society (3 cr)
  • JAMM 121 Media Writing (3 cr)
  • JAMM 252 Principles of Public Relations (3 cr)
  • JAMM 341 Mass Media Ethics (3 cr)
  • Plus two 3-credit public relations course to meet specific career goals