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Minors

Communication Studies Minor

Core Requirements12 units
COMM 200
Introduction to Mass Communication
3
COMM 211
Presentational Speaking
3
COMM 203
Communication Theory
3
JOUR 250
Public Relations
3
Remaining Elective Units12 units
Select one of the following:
COMM 115
Essentials of Argumentation and Debate
3
COMM 302
Rhetorical Theory
3
COMM 440
Persuasion and Attitude Change
3
COMM 495
Special Topics in Communication
3
Select three of the following:
COMM 310
Intercultural Communications
3
COMM 325
Gender Communication
3
COMM 330
Small-group Communication
3
COMM 405
Nonverbal Communication
3
COMM 420
Conflict Management**
3
COMM 425
Interpersonal Communication Processes
3
COMM 430
Organizational Communication
3
COMM 435
Family Communication
3
COMM 498
Directed Research
1–4
JOUR 460
Advanced Public Relations
3

**Meets the Upper-division Writing Intensive requirement.

Journalism Minor

Journalism Minor25 units
Core Requirements16 units
JOUR 210
Introduction to Journalism
3
JOUR 220
Press Theory and Democracy
3
JOUR 230
Digital News Gathering
3
JOUR 300
Editing
3
JOUR 430
Public Affairs Reporting**
3
Select 1 unit from the following:
JOUR 325
Newspaper Workshop
1
JOUR 326
Magazine Workshop
1
JOUR 327
Radio Workshop
1
JOUR 328
Television Workshop
1
Core Requirements9 units
JOUR 250
Public Relations
3
JOUR 261
Radio Broadcast Journalism
3
JOUR 305
Media Law and Ethics
3
JOUR 315
Multimedia Publishing and Design
3
JOUR 376
Television Journalism
3
JOUR 410
International Journalism
3
JOUR 420
Entertainment Reporting
3
JOUR 425
Opinion and Editorial Writing
3
JOUR 440
Religion and Values Reporting
3
JOUR/COMM 495
Special Topics in Communication
3

**Meets the Upper-division Writing Intensive requirement.

Note: This information is current for the 2013-14 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.