Recommended Academic Plan for Bachelor of Arts in Communications/Corporate Communications Option (COMCC/CORCM) at Beaver

Summer 2013

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
COMM 100 (GS) - The Mass Media and SocietyNotes for: COMM 100S

COMM 100S

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
COMM 160 Basic New Writing SkillsNotes for: COMM 160

COMM 160

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
3
PSYCH 100 (GS) - Introductory PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 100

PSYCH 100

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or SOC 100 (GS) - Introductory SociologyNotes for: SOC 001

SOC 001

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Quantification (GQ)

Quantification (GQ)

3
Foreign Language

Foreign Language

4
Total credits 17

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
3
STAT 200 (GQ) - Elementary Statistics

STAT 200

or Quantification (GQ)

Quantification (GQ)

3-4
Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

3
B A Other Cultures Course

B A Other Cultures Course

3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Foreign Language

Foreign Language

4
Total credits 17.5-18.5

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
CAS 201 (GH) - Rhetorical Theory Notes for: CAS 201

CAS 201

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or CAS 202 (GS) - Introduction to Communication TheoryNotes for: CAS 202

CAS 202

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
COMM 270 - Introduction to Multimedia ProductionNotes for: COMM 270

COMM 270

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

3
Humanities (GH)Notes for: Humanities

Humanities

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Foreign Language

Foreign Language

4
Total credits 16

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
COMM260W - News Writing and ReportingNotes for: COMM 260W

COMM 260W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
B A Elective

B A Elective

3
Communications Elective

Communications Elective

3
ENGL 202 (GWS) - Effective Writing

ENGL 202

or Free Elective

Free Elective

3
United States Cultures Course (US)

United States Cultures Course (US)

or International Cultures Course (IL)

International Cultures Course (IL)

3
Total credits 15

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
CAS 252 - Business and Professional CommunicationsNotes for: CAS 252

CAS 252

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
COMM 495A - InternshipNotes for: COMM 495A

COMM 495A

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
MKTG 301 - Principles of MarketingNotes for: MKTG 301

MKTG 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
B A Elective

B A Elective

3
Communications Elective

Communications Elective

3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Total credits 17.5

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
MKTG 310 - Public Relations and MarketingNotes for: MKTG 310

MKTG 310

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or Communications Elective

Communications Elective

3
Communications Elective

Communications Elective

3
B A Elective

B A Elective

3
Free Elective

Free Elective

3
Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
Total credits 18

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
COMM 304 - Mass Communication ResearchNotes for: COMM 304

COMM 304

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
COMM 370 - Public RelationsNotes for: COMM 370

COMM 370

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
COMM 495 - IntershipNotes for: COMM 495

COMM 495

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or Communications ElectiveNotes for: Communications Elective

Communications Elective

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

or United States Cultures Course (US) or International Cultures Course (IL)

United States Cultures Course (US) or International Cultures Course (IL)

3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
Total credits 15

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
COMM 471 - Public Relations Media and MethodsNotes for: COMM 471

COMM 471

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
COMM 494 - Research Project CoursesNotes for: COMM 494

COMM 494

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
COMM 495 - InternshipNotes for: COMM 495

COMM 495

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or Communications Elective

Communications Elective

3
United States Cultures Course (US)

United States Cultures Course (US)

or International Cultures Course (IL)

International Cultures Course (IL)

3
Free Elective

Free Elective

3
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

 Bold type indicates courses requiring a quality grade of C or better.
 Italic type indicates courses that satisfy both major and General Education requirements.
• Italic Bold type indicates courses requiring a quality grade of C or better and that satisfy both major and General Education requirements.
• GWS, GHA, GQ, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements.
• US, IL, and US;IL are codes used to designate courses that satisfy University United States/International Cultures requirements.
• W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.


Updated:  August 28, 2014

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# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

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