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Bachelor of Arts Degree
Major in Communication Arts
Organizational Communication Option Ñ
|General Education Requirements
(See page 73) Students should consult with their advisors to determine if specific courses are necessary in order to satisfy the General Education requirements within this major.
|Organizational Communication Core Requirements|
|COMX 200 Exploring Communication Studies||3|
|COMX 210 Communication in Small Groups||3|
|COMX 211 Advanced Public Speaking||3|
|COMX 320 Principles of Organizational Communication||3|
|COMX 330 Principles of Mass Communication||3|
|COMX 331 Theories of Media and Society||3|
|COMX 340 Visual Rhetoric||3|
|COMX 341 History and Theory of Persuasion||3|
|COMX 400 Communication Theory||3|
|COMX 414 Communication in Personal Relationships||3|
|COMX 420 Issues in Organizational Communication||3|
|COMX 426 Leadership and Communication||3|
|COMX 470 Performance Skills for Professionals||3|
|COMX 499 Capstone||3|
|One COMX restricted elective from the courses listed below:
COMX 351 Principles of Public Relations
COMX 434 Political Communication
COMX 436 Popular Culture and Cultural Studies
|Total minimum credits required for major||45|
|Language Requirement (see page 161)||14-15|
|Restricted electives selected with advisor approval||6|
|Total minimum credits required for degree||120|
Note: Substitutions between options can be made with advisor or consent. Students must earn a grade of “C” or above in courses used to satisfy major or minor requirements in the Communication and Theatre Department. The Department of Communication and Theatre offers a BA in Communication & Theatre online. Check the university website for details at www.msubillings.edu.
Certain courses in this program have prerequisites; students should check the course descriptions for required prerequisites.
Ñ This program is also offered in an online format.
Suggested Plan of Study
B.A. Major in Communication Arts Organizational Communication Option
This sample schedule is a suggested plan for students to follow in completing the Bachelor of Arts programs in Communication & Theatre. Due to course schedule changes and staff assignments, students may not be able to follow the plan exactly. This suggested plan is not a substitute for careful advising by Departmental faculty. Students should consult with their advisors to plan classes before registering each term.
|General Education w/Lab||4|