Rock Valley College

Mass Communication Courses

The following is a comprehensive list of courses offered in this subject or discipline. This is meant to give you an idea of the types of courses offered in each area. Click on any course to learn more about it.

Disclaimer: Not all courses listed here will be offered during this academic year. Please speak with an academic advisor to fulfill specific graduation requirements. 

If this subject or discipline is directly related to a degree or certificate program, you should find links to that information on this page. The degree and certificate pages will go into more detail on the course requirements for each degree or certificate.

It is always recommended that you talk to an academic advisor about your educational goals and to learn more about specific programs.

Come to Rock Valley College and tour our media production facilities and you will see why so many students are making RVC their first choice for a career in media. To arrange a visit contact Jerry LaBuy at (815) 921-3360 or

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  COM-113 Intro to Public Relations
  COM-119 News Writing
  COM-120 News Editing
  COM-130 Intro to Mass Communication
  COM-140 Writing for Multimedia
  COM-156 Audio Production I
  COM-157 Video Production I
  COM-208 Screenwriting
  COM-218 Broadcast Performance
  COM-221 Photojournalism
  COM-251 Film History and Appreciation
  COM-252 International History of Film
  COM-256 Advanced Audio Production
  COM-257 Cinematography
  COM-260 Advanced Post-Production
  COM-296 Documentary Production
  COM-297 Motion Picture Production
  COM-298 Mass Communication Internship

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