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  Nov 17, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergrad Catalog

Communication - Media Studies, BA


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Required Credits in Major: 39

Program Code: BA-COMM-MDSD

Pioneer Success Seminar


Required Course: 1

University Core Curriculum


Required Credits: 37

One (1) University Core Curriculum requirment is completed within the major:

  • UCC Area 2A, Expression; Arts and Communications: COMM 2340  

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World Languages Requirement


Required Credits: 0-6

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Media Studies/Media Production Core Courses


Required Credits: 12

Media Studies Track Requirements


Required Credits: 15

Capstone Requirement


Required Credits: 3

Registration for the required capstone course requires permission from the department chair. Click on the course below to check course description and ensure all pre-requisites have been met before seeking permission.

Technology Intensive Requirement


Required Courses: 2

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Writing Intensive Requirement


Required Courses: 2

One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed as part of the University Core Curriculum, Area 2B: ENG 1100   

One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed as part of the major requirements: COMM 2100  

Two (2) additional Writing Intensive courses are required for graduation.

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