The Minor in Communications examines questions about society, business and communication practices with critical attention to the newest media and computer-related technologies. Students will explore communications theory and also learn how to communicate effectively using a full range of media channels including new media technology. Upon completion of the minor, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of the history and evolution of communication and the role of societies and institutions in shaping communications.
- Articulate and apply the theories and best practices for the use and presentation of images and digital information including audio and video.
- Apply tools and technologies used in the communications professions.
|CMM 110 - Introduction to Communication||3|
|CMM 210 - Understanding Mass Media||3|
|Select two of the following communication theory courses:|
|CMM 220 - Organization/Communication||3|
|CMM 305 - Public Relations in the Digital Age||3|
|CMM 320 - Intercultural Communication||3|
|CMM 411 - Communication Law and Regulation||3|
|CMM 416 - Global Communication||3|
|Select two of the following communication practice courses:|
|CMM 201 - Digital Media Software Tools||3|
|CMM 300 - Documentary Video||3|
|CMM 311 - Digital Video Production||3|
|CMM 410 - Writing for the Screen||3|