Minor in Communication
The study of communication provides students with an understanding of how individuals create and interpret verbal and nonverbal messages. The Minor in Communication introduces students to communication theory and practical experience in particular areas of communication, for example interpersonal communication or public communication. The minor develops understanding and skills which are valuable in a variety of different majors and professions.
Students majoring in another subject who wish to minor in communication must complete the following requirements with a minimum grade of C in each course.
|Complete 6 credits from the following:||6|
|Fundamentals of Oral Communication|
|Introduction to Human Communication|
|Small Group Communication|
|Complete 9 credits from the following:||9|
|Democracy, Deliberation and Communication|
|Argumentation and Debate|
|Collaboration and Group Decision Making|
|Advanced Public Speaking|
|Communication and Gender|
|Oral Interpretation of Literature|
|Communication in the Workplace|
|Theories of Human Communication|
|Selected Topics in Communication|
|Communication in Education|
|Communication and Leadership|
|Complete 3 additional credits from either of the above lists.||3|
A minimum of 18 credits is required for the minor.