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

Number Title Credits
  COM-113 Intro to Public Relations (3)
  COM-119 News Writing (3)
  COM-120 News Editing (3)
  COM-130 Intro to Mass Communication (3)
  COM-140 Writing for Multimedia (3)
  COM-156 Audio Production I (3)
  COM-157 Video Production I (3)
  COM-208 Screenwriting (3)
  COM-218 Broadcast Performance (3)
  COM-221 Photojournalism (3)
  COM-251 Film History and Appreciation (3)
  COM-252 International History of Film (3)
  COM-256 Advanced Audio Production (3)
  COM-257 Advanced Video Production (3)
  COM-260 Advanced Post-Production (3)
  COM-296 Documentary Production (3)
  COM-297 Motion Picture Production (3)
  COM-298 Mass Communication Internship (1)

You may also be interested in: English (Composition), Literature, Speech  

Number Title Credits