Minor in General Communication

Students must take one three-credit hour course from:

  • general communication/organizational communication,
  • advertising/journalism/public relations, and
  • theatre.

Also, students complete an additional 12 credit hours from any area of the department. The minimum requirement is 21 credit hours.

Required courses- (9 Credit Hours)

    Choose one of the following courses

  • COMM 100 - Fundamentals of Oral Communication (3 Credit Hours)
  • COMM 318 - Introduction to Organizational Communication (3 Credit Hours)
  • Choose one of the following courses

  • COMM 120 - Introduction to Theatre (3 Credit Hours)
  • COMM 125 - Introduction to Motion Pictures (3 Credit Hours)
  • COMM 122 - Basics of Acting (3 Credit Hours)
  • COMM 224 - Stagecraft (3 Credit Hours)
  • COMM 361 - Basics of Directing (3 Credit Hours)
  • Choose one of the following courses

  • COMM 128 - Media and Society (3 Credit Hours)
  • COMM 345 - Desktop Publishing (3 Credit Hours)
  • COMM 347 - Advertising (3 Credit Hours)
  • COMM 348 - Public Relations (3 Credit Hours)
  • Additional Courses (12 Credit Hours)
    Students can choose an additional 12 hours in any one area:

    • General Communication/Organizational Communication,
    • Journalism/Public Relations/Advertising, and
    • Theatre.

Total Hours for General Communication Minor: 21 Credit Hours