• Minors

    Following is a list of current Minors and the total number of credits required.


    Minor in COMMUNICATION

     

    • CO100 Introduction to Communication
    • CO120 Interpersonal Communication
    • CO155 Media Literacy
    • CO224 Introduction to Mass Communication
    • CO226 Intercultural Communication
    • CO320 Small Group Communication
    • TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR THE MINOR: 18.0


    Minor in JOURNALISM

     

    • CO211 Introduction to Journalism
    • CO215 Newswriting
    • CO290 Media Law
    • CO291 Media Ethics
    • CO360 Feature Writing
    • ELECTIVES
      One course from among: CO260, CO330, CO340, CO342
    • TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR THE MINOR: 18.0


    Minor in PUBLIC RELATIONS

     

    • CO211 Introduction to Journalism
    • CO295 Introduction to Public Relations
    • CO313 Public Relations Writing
    • CO414 Public Relations: Campaigns
    • BK250 Principles of Marketing
    • BK411 Principles of Advertising
    • TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR THE MINOR: 18.0


    Minor in SCREEN STUDIES

     

    • CO241 Introduction to Screen Studies
    • CO243 History of the Motion Picture
    • Electives 12 credits from among courses designated with course type: COSS
    • TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR THE MINOR: 18.0


    Minor in SPORTS COMMUNICATION

    TAKE TWO OF THE FOLLOWING COURSES:  

    • CO211 Introduction to Journalism
    • CO102 Working with Audio
    • CO295 Introduction to Public Relations

     

    • CO205 History of Sports and Media - or - CO206 Issues in Sports Media
      (Elective classes in sports theory/history, such as Sociology of Sport, or Literature and Sport, would be acceptable substitutes)
      Take 6 credits of courses designated with course type COSPT
    • ONE CLASS FROM THE FOLLOWING:
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    • CO 399 Directed Study in Advanced Announcing/Play-by-Play (can be taken for 1-3 credits) - or - CO 399 Directed Study in Advanced Sports Journalism - or - CO 399 Directed Study in Advanced Sports Public Relations or CO389 Internship in Communication
    • TOTAL REQUIREMENT FOR THE MINOR: 18.0


    Minor in INTERACTIVE MEDIA

     

    • AR178 Web Design Studio
    • AR181 Light and Lens or CO145 Intro to TV Production
    • CO241 Introduction to Screen Studies  
    • CO/AR404 Responsive Media
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    • 6 credits from courses designated with course type "IM"
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    •  ONE CREDIT FROM AMONG:
    • CO/AR 399-IM Independent Study in IM
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    • TOTAL CREDITS FOR THE MINOR IN INTERACTIVE MEDIA: 19.0
    • Communication can share up to 6 credits, 13 credits must be unique to the minor.
    • Art and Design Majors can share AR 181 plus substitute any two of the following required courses from their major (AR383, 384, 386, 390) for the listed non-major requirements: AR178, AR284, AR286, AR290 respectively; 10 credits must be unique to the minor.