Culture and Communication Major — B.A.

Summary

Culture and Communications B.A. Major Requirements63-75
Integrative Core Curriculum Requirements 116-28
Electives17-41
Total Credits120

Degree Requirements 

FOUNDATION COURSES
CLTC 10000Introduction to Culture and Communication3
CMST 12000Comm, Culture, & Rhetoric3
CNPH 10100Introduction to Film Aesthetics and Analysis3
TVR 12100Introduction to Mass Media3
TVR 22000Global Flow of Information3
CLTC 48000Senior Seminar in Culture and Communication3
COMMUNICATION SKILLS
Select two courses from a list provided by the coordinator and department, designated to develop skills in oral, written, digital and/or media communication. At least one course must be at level-2 or above.6
RESEARCH METHODS/PERSPECTIVES
Select one course, from a list available from the coordinator, that focuses on communications research perspectives and/or methodologies, related to the student's interests and area of concentration.3
CONCENTRATION
Students develop an 18 credit concentration that allows them to develop an area of expertise through interdisciplinary upper-level coursework. Concentrations must fulfill the following criteria: 118
•consist of at least six courses
•contain at least three courses at level 3 or level 4
•courses taken for Foundation, Research Perspectives, or Communication Skills requirements cannot also be counted as part of the concentration.
LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT
Majors are required to complete a forein language through the intermediate level or to demonstrate proficiency as part of their degree requirements. 20-12
REQUIRED MINOR
Majors are required to complete a minor outside of communication studies.18-21
Total Credits63-75