BA in Communication - Electronic Media Emphasis

Students majoring in communication must maintain a 2.500 grade point average (overall and in the major), complete a minimum of 40 credit hours in communication, including 21 credit hours in the communication core, and submit a portfolio of their work during their senior year — see Portfolio Requirement. At least 18 credit hours must be in either a structured or an open emphasis area.

Communication Core Courses
COMM 130Communication & Society3
or COMM 190 Introduction to Human Communication
COMM 301Writing for the Mass Audience3
COMM 325Speaking in Business and the Professions3
COMM 535Communication Analysis and Criticism3
COMM 305Visual Technologies3
or COMM 306 Introduction to Multimedia
Select two of the following:6
Communication Research and Inquiry
Communication Law and Responsibility
Historical and Theoretical Issues in Communication
Electronic Media Emphasis Courses
COMM 304Studio Video Production3
COMM 305Visual Technologies 13
or COMM 306 Introduction to Multimedia
COMM 406Audio Production3
COMM 512Principles of Video Production3
COMM 604Video Storytelling3
COMM 609Interactive Media Production3
Select 6 credit hours of upper-division communication elective credit6
Total Credit Hours45

 Both COMM 305 and 306 are required in the Electronic Media emphasis area.