Spanish-language media

Who might be interested

Student holds a video camera wearing a Noticero Móvil t-shirt.Students who want to work professionally in journalism or advertising/public relations incorporating English and Spanish.

What you will learn

  • How to communicate professionally in English and Spanish within the areas of journalism, advertising, and public relations.
  • How to practice journalism or advertising/public relations with an emphasis on serving Spanish-speaking communities.

Internships & practicums

Students have interned as bilingual reporters for KUNR and Univision and bilingual communicators for the Reno Aces and other companies. Coming soon: international internships in Spanish-speaking countries.

Future careers

Bilingual reporters, editors and producers. Bilingual account executives and managers. Engagement editors, media producers and media managers interested in targeting Spanish-speaking populations.

What you'll study

  • Courses (18 credits)
    1. Required courses (15 credits)
      • JOUR 306 Latina/os through the Eyes of the Media
      • JOUR 307 Multimedia Reporting and Editing OR JOUR 361 Writing for PR/Advertising
      • JOUR 482 - International and Cross-Cultural Reporting OR JOUR 351 Principles of PR/Advertising
      • JOUR 465 Noticiero Móvil OR JOUR 440 Advanced Media Production
      • JOUR 465 Noticiero Móvil (second semester) in Spanish OR JOUR 442 Advanced Strategic Com (Spanish)
    2. Recommended courses (3 credits)
      • Upper division elective to help develop expertise in a specific area
  • Recommended minors / double majors

    The Spanish-language media emphasis offers students the possibility to do an accelerated dual major (journalism and Spanish), taking advantage of inter-program synergies.

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Meet emphasis faculty

Spanish language media Journalism, faculty, advertising & public relations, Spanish language media
Ezequiel Korin
Ezequiel Korin
Assistant Professor of Spanish-Language Media He, him
(775) 784-6946
RSJ 203
2425 Journalism, faculty, advertising & public relations, Spanish language media
Spanish language media Journalism, faculty, news, broadcast, documentary, Spanish language news, media studies, podcasting, reporting
Paromita Pain
Paromita Pain
Assistant Professor of Global Media She, her
(775) 682-9403
RSJ 215C
2425 Journalism, faculty, news, broadcast, documentary, Spanish language news, media studies, podcasting, reporting
Spanish language media Journalism, faculty, Spanish language media, news, broadcast, documentary, reporting, Noticiero Móvil
Vanessa Vancour
Vanessa Vancour
Editor of Noticiero Móvil She, her, ella
(775) 682-7642
RSJ 215A
2425 Journalism, faculty, Spanish language media, news, broadcast, documentary, reporting, Noticiero Móvil