Combined Majors

The College of Arts, Media, and Design offers a broad range of curricular options encouraging students to design their own course of study. Combined Majors, Half Majors, and Independent Majors let students combine their interests into one major.

Combined Majors integrate two subject areas into a defined major with a synthesized curriculum. Students interested in pursuing a combined major should meet with their academic advisor.

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The School of Journalism and the English Department offer an interdisciplinary combined major in Journalism and English. Broadly speaking, students in the Combined Major in Journalism and English at Northeastern integrate the study of journalism with the study of language, literature and writing.

 

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A Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Media and Screen Studies is designed for the student who is interested in pursuing a career as a journalist specializing in the film industry.

 

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The computer science and journalism combined major supports students who understand that journalism now takes place in both print and the digital world. Students will learn the principles, practices, and responsibilities of the journalism profession while gaining a deep understanding of the systems and technologies that support digital media.

 

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The information science and journalism combined major is similar to the computer science and journalism degree, with a greater focus on the journalism profession’s information science needs. Information science combines concepts and skills from computer science, behavioral and social science, and system design into an integrated, people-centered curriculum. Both degrees provide a strong foundation in the principles, practices, and responsibilities of journalism as well as the systems and technologies that support digital media.

 

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The School of Journalism and the Department of Art and Design offer an interdisciplinary combined major in journalism and interaction design. Broadly speaking, students in the combined major in journalism and interaction design at Northeastern integrate the study of journalism with the study of art and design.

 

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