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2012-2013 General Catalog
Southern Utah University
   
 
  Dec 13, 2017
 
 
    
2012-2013 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG–FOR INFORMATION ONLY]

Communication - Communication Studies Emphasis, B.A.


General Education Core


See General Education 

  • Core Course Requirements – must take ENGL 2010  16-17 credits
    • Quantitative Literacy Requirement – must take MATH 1040  Statistics
  • Knowledge Area Requirements – must take COMM 1010  in Humanities GE Knowledge Area 16 credits

University Requirements


Degree Requirements


BA Degree - Foreign Language Requirement (16 credits or proficiency test)

Communication Studies Curriculum Summary


Core Menu (6 Credits)


Communication Studies Emphasis Electives


In addition to the 21 core and required credits above, 21 department elective credits are required to complete the 42 required credits for the major.

The following courses are possible electives for the Communication Studies Emphasis. See specific recommendations below for area concentrations.

The following courses are recommended electives for the Corporate area.


Please see advisor for additional information

The following courses are recommended electives for the Interpersonal and Relational Communication area.


Please see advisor for additional information

The following courses are recommended electives for the Public Persuasion Communication area.


Please see advisor for additional information

Additional recommended electives


Additional recommended electives or any other communication courses not listed. Remainder of 40 credits after Core, Required and Elective courses above.

Note


(Maximum 3 Internship credits toward major hours) *See academic advisor. Credit for internship will not be given unless approved by advisor and department chair at the beginning of the semester.

Free Electives


  • Free Electives (includes completing BA/BA  requirements) to complete 120 Credit degree.

Total Credits, B.A. or B.S. degree: 120


Note


For students using “Communications Studies” as a composite with another communication emphasis, they must take the Communication Core (6) and the required courses (15) and at least three more credits in communication studies for a minimum of 24 credits in the area.