2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Nov 12, 2019  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Hispanic/Latino Media Certificate

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College of Sciences
Nicholson School of Communication
Email: nassc@ucf.edu

Phone: 407-823-2681

The certificate in Hispanic/Latino Media has a dual focus: 1) it is designed to provide students in media-related fields training in how to serve diverse audiences; 2) it allows non-communication students to demonstrate that they have conceptual and applied knowledge about the role of Hispanic/Latino media and how it impacts a growing multicultural environment.

Admission Requirements

  • None

Certificate Requirements

  • Certificates will be awarded only at the time of degree completion.
  • Certificate will be awarded with either 12 or 15 hours, depending on track selected.

Prerequisite Courses

  • Most courses for this certificate will have prerequisites completed as a part of a student’s GEP requirement, as general electives, or a student can enroll into courses with consent of instructor.

Required Courses (3 Credit Hours)

Restricted Electives

Choose Track A (12 Credit Hours) or Track B (15 Credit Hours)

Track A:

Choose One from Communication: (3 Credit Hours)

Choose Two from Latin American Studies: (6 Credit Hours)

Track B:

Choose One from Latin American Studies: (3 Credit Hours)

Foreign Language Requirements

  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 12

Other Requirements

  • No more than three credit hours from the Hispanic/Latino Media Certificate may be used to satisfy internal restricted electives of the Journalism, Radio-TV, Ad-PR or Human Communication major.

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