Centennial Honors College

 

Broadcasting

Students may complete an honors curriculum in University Honors, Departmental Honors, or General Honors.  All Honors students must complete the one-hour honors colloquium (GH 299).  General Honors includes General Honors coursework.  Departmental Honors includes honors work in the major.  University Honors combines Departmental and General Honors. 

Honors students in Broadcasting must complete all requirements for a Broadcasting major.

Grade Requirements

  • 3.4 Overall GPA
  • 3.4 GPA in Honors Courses

General Honors Requirements

  • Two General Honors seminars (6 semester hours)
  • An Honors Section of the First Year Experience (3 semester hours) (a General Honors seminar may be substituted in some cases)
  • GH 299 (one semester hour)

Departmental Honors Requirements

  • GH 299 COFAC Honors seminar (one semester hour)
  • 6 semester hours of in-course honors which count towards the student’s major or 6 semester hours of General Honors courses, at the discretion of the Departmental Chairperson (may count as elective hours in the major or substitute for a specific Broadcasting course, or not count in the major at all)
  • 3 semester hours of BC 400 (Senior Honors Thesis Research)
  • 3 semester hours of BC 401 (Senior Honors Thesis) BC 401 may be taken as an interdisciplinary thesis

University Honors

  • Two General Honors seminars (6 semester hours)
  • An Honors section of the First Year Experience (in some cases a General Honors seminar may be substituted)
  • 6 semester hours of in-course honors or 300-400 level General Honors courses
  • 3 semester hours of BC 400 (Senior Honors Thesis Research)
  • 3 semester hours of BC 401 (Senior Honors Thesis) BC 401 may be taken as an interdisciplinary thesis

Department Honors Coordinator:  Richard Ness (RR-Ness@wiu.edu, 298-1154)

(catalog year 2014-2015)

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