Media Innovations Capstone

Media Innovations Capstone
Synthesis of news media competencies gained through successful completion of directed project. Projects may include a digital media product, in-depth reportage or documentary, working prototype, market research, or scholarly work. Projects may be done individually or in groups.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, Arr Lab
 PrerequisitesComms 420 or Comms 422; Comms 486 or Comms 488.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring Contact Department, Summer Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining COMMS 490
Course Outcomes

Senior project

Students will propose and complete a professional-quality project that demonstrates mastery and synthesis of competencies learned in the news media curriculum.


Students will demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively wit minimal supervision.

Creativity and innovation

Students will demonstrate creativity by producing an original or innovative media product.

Ethics and Diversity

Students will behave ethically and report fairly, including in their reportage a diversity of voices.