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Communication WITH A CONCENTRATION IN digital media and production

 

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FIRST YEAR

Semester 1
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

MATH 15

Intermediate Algebra

4

Fall, Spring

 

C-

Skills req

ENGL 100

Fundamentals of English

3

Fall, Spring

 

C-

Skills req

Foreign Language 103

Introductory Language I

4

Fall, Spring

 

C-

 

COMM 107 (DV)

Communication and the Human Condition

3

Fall, Spring

 

C-

SS, DV

Any Elective

  1

Fall, Spring

     
TOTAL   15        


Winterim Year 1 - optional
Enrollment in Summer courses is recommended for students who end their first year with fewer than 30 credit hours.  

Semester 2
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

MATH 102

Survey of Mathematics

3

Fall, Spring

Prerequisite: Placement or Math 15

C-

Skills req

ENGL 101

Composition and Reading

3

Fall, Spring

Prerequisite: Placement or ENGL 100

C-

Skills req

COMM 255 or ART 104

Writing for Multimedia or Introduction to Digital Art

3

Fall, Spring

Prerequisite: ENGL 101 and COMM 108

 

HU

COMM 108

Media and Society

3

Fall, Spring

  C

SS

Foreign Language 104

Introductory Language II

4

Fall, Spring

Prerequisite: Foreign Language 103 or placement

 

 
TOTAL   16        

First Year Credit Total

  31        


Summer Year 1 - optional
Enrollment in Summer courses is strongly recommended for students who end their second year with fewer than 60 credit hours. 

SECOND YEAR

Semester 1
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

COMM 207

Introducation to the Communication Discipline I

3

Fall, Spring

Prerequisite: COMM 107 and 108

   

COMM 168

Intro to Visual & Digital Comm

3 Fall      
COMM 255 or Art 104 

Writing for Multimedia or Introduction to Digital Art

3

Fall, Spring

Prerequisite: ENGL 101 and COMM 108

 

HU

Gen Ed (SS not COMM)

  3

Fall, Spring

   

SS

ELECITVE   3

Fall, Spring

     
TOTAL   15        


Winterim Year 2 - optional
Enrollment in Winterim courses is strongly recommended for students who have accumulated fewer than 45 credits.   

 

Semester 2
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

COMM 208

Introduction to the Communication Discipline II

3

Fall, Spring

Prerequisite: COMM 107, 108 and 207

   

COMM 295

Sophomore Seminar

3

Fall, Spring

Prerequisite: COMM 107 or 108

   

SPCH 105 or COMM 205

Public Speaking or Oral Interpretation 3

Fall, Spring

   

HU

Gen Ed (NS)

  3

Fall, Spring

   

NS

Gen Ed (SS not COMM)

  3

Fall, Spring

   

SS

Any Elective 

  1

Fall, Spring

     
TOTAL   16        

Second Year Credit Total

  31        


Summer Year 2 - optional
Enrollment in Summer courses is strongly recommended for students who end their second year with fewer than 60 credit hours. 

THIRD YEAR

Semester 1
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

300+ Level DMAP Elective

  3

Fall, Spring

     

COMM 300+ Elective

  3

Fall, Spring

     

Any 300+ Elective

  3

Fall, Spring

     

Gen Ed (HU)

  3

Fall, Spring

   

HU

Gen Ed (NS)

  3

Fall, Spring

   

NS

Any Elective 

  1

Fall, Spring

     
TOTAL   16        


Winterim Year 3 - optional
Enrollment in Winterim courses is strongly recommended  for students who have completed fewer than 75 credit hours.  

Semester 2
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

COMM 300+ Level

  3

Fall, Spring

     

COMM 300+ Level

  3

Fall, Spring

     

Non-COMM 300+ Elective

  3

Fall, Spring

     

DMAP Elective

  3

Fall, Spring

     

Gen Ed (NS)

  3

Fall, Spring

   

NS

Any Elective 

  1

Fall, Spring

     
TOTAL   16        

Third Year Credit Total

  32        


Summer Year 3 - optional

Enrollment in Summer courses is strongly recommended for students who end their third year with fewer than 90 credit hours.  

FOURTH YEAR

Semester 1
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

COMM 494

  3        

Non-COMM 300+ Elective

  3        

Any 300+ Elective

  3        

DMAP Elective

  3        

Gen Ed (HU)

  3      

HU

TOTAL   15        


Winterim Year 4 - optional
Enrollment in Winterim courses is strongly recommended for students who have completed fewer than 105 credit hours. 

Semester 2
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

COMM 495

Senior Seminar

3  

Prereq: Core courses, graduating senior, 2.25 cumulative GPA

   

Any 300+ Elective

  3        

Any 300+ Elective

  3        

DMAP Elective

  3        

Gen Ed (NS)

  3      

 

NS

 

TOTAL   15        

Fourth Year Credit Total

  30        


Summer Year 4 - if needed
Enrollment in Summer courses is strongly recommended for students who have not completed the required 120 hours.

Graduation Requirements Summary
 

Minimum Total Hours Minimum Upper-Division Hours Min. Core Hours Major GPA Overall GPA
120 36 28-30 2.25 2

 

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