Academic Catalog

Communication Studies, Minor

Required Courses 1
SPCH U210Interpersonal Communication3
Writing & Presentation Skills
Select one of the following:3
Technical Presentation and Communication
Performance Studies
Advanced Public Speaking
Visual Rhetoric
Argumentation and Debate
Culture & Communication 2
Select two of the following:6
Diversity in the Media
Dark Side of Interpersonal Communication
Rhetorical Theory & Criticism
Environmental Communication
Health Narrative
Intercultural Communication
Communicating Difference in Social Institutions
Communicating for Social Change
Professional Practices
Select two of the following:6
Laws and Ethics of the Mass Media
Media and Society
Ethics in Human Communication
Small Group Communication
Introduction to Organizational Communication
Total Hours18

A minimum grade of C is required in all courses.


SPCH U398 Topics in Speech Communication may be taken in place of any category depending on department approval.