Course List

The numbers listed below indicate the number of credit hours for each course.

Required Courses for the Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees

Undergraduate Hours
COM 302 Introduction to Interpersonal/Organizational Communication 4
COM 303 Introduction to Mass Media 4
Graduate Hours
COM 501 Closure Experience 4
COM 504 Introduction to Graduate Study in Communication 4
COM 506 Research Methods in Communication 4

Courses By Curricular Area

Starred courses are cross-listed in both curricular areas.

Interpersonal Communication Courses Hours
COM 274 Introduction to Theatre 3
COM 325 Language, Thought & Reality 4
COM 362 Introduction to Public Relations 4
COM 367 Public Speaking 4
COM 380 Special Topics in Communication* 1-4
COM 411 Computer-Mediated Interpersonal Communication* 4
COM 421 Interpersonal Communication 4
COM 424 Gender Communication 4
COM 425 Intercultural Communication 4
COM 426 Deception & Credibility 4
COM 428 Nonverbal Communication 4
COM 431 lnterpersonal/Organizational Communication: Practicum 1-4
COM 462 Writing for Public Relations 4
COM 463 Organizational Communication 4
COM 464 Conflict Management 4
COM 465 Interviewing* 4
COM 468 Persuasion 4
COM 471 Communication Ethics 4
COM 472 Political Communication in the United States 4
COM 473 Principles of Acting 4
COM 475 Theatre Practicum 1-2
COM 476 Directing for the Theatre 4
COM 480 Advanced Topics in Communication* 1-4
COM 516 Communication Theory* 4
COM 521 Family Communication 4
COM 524 Interracial Communication 4
COM 528 Meaning and Social Structure 4
COM 562 Public Relations in Organizations 4
COM 563 Organizational Communication Theory 4
COM 570 Topics in Interpersonal/Organizational Communication 4
Journalism/Media Studies Systems Hours
COM 210 Media Writing 4
COM 236 Introduction to Digital Media* 3
COM 311 Audio Production 4
COM 312 News Gathering and Writing 4
COM 315 Photography I 4
COM 337 Digital Media: Print* 4
COM 338 Digital Media: Web* 4
COM 339 Digital Media: Animation 4
COM 341 Communication Technologies 4
COM 352 Basic Video Production 4
COM 403 Feature Article 4
COM 404 Media Law & Ethics 4
COM 405 Editing 4
COM 406 Photography II 4
COM 442 Broadcast Programming 4
COM 444 Advanced Media Writing 4
COM 445 Adolescents and the Media 4
COM 447 Media Criticism 4
COM 448 Advertising 4
COM 451 Mass Media Systems: Practicum 1-4
COM 453 Video Field Production 4
COM 454 Documentary Production 4
COM 455 Multimedia Production and Electronic Imaging 4
COM 456 Digital Production Technologies 4
COM 457 Scripting, Producing, Directing 4
COM 458 Media from a Liberal Arts Perspective 4
COM 532 Social and Cultural Effects of Mass Media 4
COM 541 New Technologies in Electronic Media 4
COM 543 Media Aesthetics 4
COM 545 lnteractive/Multimedia Technologies 4
COM 555 Women and Media 4
COM 580 Topics in Mass Media 4
Individualized Study Hours
COM 499 Tutorial 1-4
COM 599 Tutorial 1-4