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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication Major, Mass Communication, BA, CO02


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Major Code: CO02     Bachelor of Arts          Summary Degree Requirements  

 

General Education Core 42 Requirements: 33 Hours


Area 2B fulfilled by COMM 0100  (or COMM 0101  )

Area 5A 3 hours met by a Modern Language course choose one additional course to fulfill Area 5A

Area 5C 3 hours met by an additional Modern Language course

Gen Ed Core 42 Area 1B Civics: 3 Hours


Area 1 Social and Behavioral Sciences 9 Hours total. Six from Social Science (area 1A) and three from Civics (area 1B).

Gen Ed Core 42 Area 2A Written Communication: 6 Hours


Area 2 Communications 9 Hours Total. Six in written communication (area 2A) and three in oral communication (area 2B).

Gen Ed Core 42 Area 2B Oral Communication: 3 Hours


Communications 9 Hours Total. Six in written communication (area 2A) and three in oral communication (area 2B).

Gen Ed Core 42 Area 3 non-Lab Natural Science: 3 Hours


Area 3 Natural Sciences 7 Hours total. Three from a non-lab course and four from courses with a lab. Must have a minimum of one course with a lab, different disciplines.

Gen Ed Core 42 Area 3 Natural Science with Lab: 4 Hours


Area 3 Natural Sciences 7 Hours total. Three from a non-lab course and four from courses with a lab. Must have a minimum of one course with a lab, different disciplines.

Gen Ed Core 42 Area 5D Health and Wellness: 2 Hours


Area 5 14 Hours Total. Humanities 6 hours/Fine Arts 3 hours/Global Competencies 3 hours/Health & Wellness 2 hours

Institutional Degree Requirement: 1 Hour


Modern Language: 10-12 Hours


French or Spanish - 12 Hours of the same prefix

Asian Languages (Chinese and Japanese) - 10-11 Hours, prefixes can be combined

     JPN 0103  and JPN 0205  - 10 Hours

     JPN 0103  and CHI 0103  - 10 Hours

     CHI 0103  , CHI 0203  and ML 0150  - 11 Hours

Communication Electives: 17 Hours


Electives: 27-29 Hours


As needed to total 120 approved credit hours (including 39 upper division 300-400 level).

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Total Hours: 120


COMM 0100   satisfies 3 hours of General Education Core Requirement area 1A (6 hours required).

One Modern Language course satisfies 3 hours of General Education Core Requirement area 5A (6 hours required). An additional Modern Language course satisfies General Education Core Requirement Area 5C.

Institutional requirement UE 0100  may also be met by HNRS 0101  (2 credit hours).

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