Recommended Academic Plan for Communications, Corporate Communications Option, at Brandywine

Effective: Summer 2012

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
Quantification (GQ) General Education selection

Quantification (GQ)

3
PSYCH 100 (GS) Introductory PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 100 (GS)

PSYCH 100 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or SOC 001 (GS) Introductory SociologyNotes for: SOC 001 (GS)

SOC 001 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
COMM 100S (GS) The Mass Media and SocietyNotes for: COMM 100S (GS)

COMM 100S (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
COMM 160 Basic News Writing SkillsNotes for: COMM 160

COMM 160

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
Other Cultures

Other Cultures

3
Total credits 16

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
3
Arts (GA) General Education selection

Arts (GA)

3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Math 21 or Quantification (GQ) General Education selection

Math 21 or Quantification (GQ

3-4
Foreign Language

Foreign Language

6
Total credits 16.5-17.5

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
Foreign Language

Foreign Language

6
PHIL 103 (GH) or Humanities (GH) General Education selectionNotes for: PHIL 103 (GH) or Humanities (GH)

PHIL 103 (GH) or Humanities (GH)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
CAS 201 (GH) Rhetorical TheoryNotes for: CAS 201 (GH)

CAS 201 (GH)

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 (GS)

CAS 202 (GS)

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) General Education selection

Arts (GA)

3
Total credits 18

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
BA Elective

BA Elective

3
ENGL 202 (GWS) or Elective

ENGL 202 (GWS) or Elective

3
COMM 260W News Writing and ReportingNotes for: COMM 260W

COMM 260W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
US or IL

US or IL

3
Communications Research Methods CourseNotes for: Communications Research Methods Course

Communications Research Methods Course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 15

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
CAS 252 Business and Professional CommunicationNotes for: CAS 252

CAS 252

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Natural Sciences (GN) General Education selection

Natural Sciences (GN)

3
BA Elective

BA Elective

3
COMM 370 Public RelationsNotes for: COMM 370

COMM 370

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
MKTG 301 Principles of MarketingNotes for: MKTG 301

MKTG 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 16.5

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
Communications Elective

Communications Elective

3
BA Elective

BA Elective

3
Natural Sciences (GN) General Education selection

Natural Sciences (GN)

3
Communications Elective

Communications Elective

3
US or IL

US or IL

3
Total credits 15

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
COMM 495 Internship or Communications ElectiveNotes for: COMM 495 Internship or Communications Elective

COMM 495 Internship or Communications Elective

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Natural Sciences (GN) General Education selection

Natural Sciences (GN)

3
Communications Elective (400 Level)

Communications Elective (400 Level)

3
BA Elective

BA Elective

3
Communications Elective

Communications Elective

3
Total credits 15

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
COMM 495 Internship or Communications ElectiveNotes for: COMM 495 Internship or Communications Elective

COMM 495 Internship or Communications Elective

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

Elective

3
Total credits 12

Additional Notes

- 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.

Legend

# 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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