Independent Study

Students that would like to enroll in either JOUR 409 Directed Study in Journalism or JOUR 699 Independent Study in Journalism will be required to submit a completed Independent Study petition to the Journalism deparment along with a copy of their unofficial transcript before enrolling in the course. The instructor's signature is required before submitting the petition. Petitions can be submitted by email to

Please note that JOUR 409 and JOUR 699 range from 1-3 units. When enrolling in the course, please make sure that you select the correct number of units that you plan to take in the drop-down menu.

Both JOUR 409 and 609 are CR/NR grading only.