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Communication BA

Department of Communication

Communication BA 
Course Number and TitleCredits
Foundational Studies Program requirements indicated in bold
ENGL 101 Introduction to College Writing3
ENGL 102 Intro to College Writing and Research3
UF 100 Intellectual Foundations3
UF 200 Civic and Ethical Foundations3
DLM Mathematics3-4
DLN Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course with lab4
DLN Natural, Physical, and Applied Sciences course in a second field3-4
DLV Visual and Performing Arts3
DLL Literature and Humanities3-4
DLS COMM 101 Fundamentals of Communication or
DLS COMM 112 Reasoned Discourse
3
DLS Social Sciences course in a second field3
COMM 160 Communication and Culture3
COMM 221 Interpersonal Communication3
COMM 231 Public Speaking3
CID COMM 304 Perspectives of Communication3
Communication Theory: choose one course:
COMM 321 Rhetorical Theories
COMM 389 Theory and Philosophy of Communication
3
Methods: choose one course:
COMM 302 Research Methods
COMM 331 Message Analysis and Criticism
3
Topics in Relational and Organizational Communication: choose two courses:
COMM 341 Nonverbal Communication
COMM 356 Communication in the Small Group
COMM 361 Organizational Communication
COMM 390 Conflict Management
COMM 435 Collaboration and Facilitation
COMM 481 Studies in Interpersonal Communication
COMM 483 Studies in Organizational Communication
6
Topics in Communication, Culture, and Advocacy: choose two courses:
COMM 332 Contemporary Public Communication
COMM 351 Intercultural Communication
COMM 371 Communication, Gender, and Difference
COMM 377 Advanced Public Presentation
COMM 412 History of Persuasion
COMM 484 Studies in Rhetoric and Public Advocacy
COMM 488 Studies in Communication and Culture
6
Upper-division COMM electives*9
FF COMM 498 Communication Seminar3
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits7
Electives to total 120 credits41-44
Total120
*A total of 3 credits of workshops may count toward communication elective requirements. Additional workshop credits may count toward general education electives.