Communication Studies Curriculum

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES

Course (Credits)
See Degree Requirements: General Education requirements (33)
Critical Thinking, Problem Solving and Information Literacy:
     HU/SB 375 Methods of Inquiry (3)
Senior Capstone: HU 499 Capstone Seminar in the Humanities (3)
Total General Education Credits - 39

PROGRAM COURSES

Art & Sciences Courses 
   Course (Credits)
   CM 110 Introduction to Human Communication (3)
   HU 165 Critical Thinking: Language and Logic (3)
   CM 210 Interpersonal Communication (3)
   CM 220/230/240 Group Communication OR Nonverbal Communication OR
   Multicultural Communication(3)
   CM 231 Introduction to Journalism (3)
   CM 302 Communication Concepts and Theory (3)
   EN 312 Advanced Expository Writing (3)
   CM 313 Debate (3)
   CM 320 Communication in the Mass Media (3)
   CM 3__/4__ electives (9)3
   CM 440 Advanced Topics in Communication (3)
   HU 465 Ethical Issues in Organizations (3)
Total Arts & Sciences Program Credits - 42

Career Courses
   Course (Credits)
   CM 211 Introduction to Broadcasting (3)
   CM 331/341 Feature Writing and Editing/
   Intermediate Broadcast Production (3)
   CM 441 Media Management (3)
Total Career Program Credits - 9

TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS - 51


ELECTIVES
Arts and Sciences Electives 
   Course (Credits)
   100-400 level (15)
Total Arts & Sciences Elective Credits - 15

Open Electives 
   Course (Credits)
   100-400 level (15)
Total Open Elective Credits - 15

TOTAL ELECTIVE CREDITS - 30

TOTAL CREDITS FOR DEGREE -120

3 Three of these credits may be taken as a 300/400 level career-studies CM course.