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The Master's College

Communication

Communication Core Courses

  • C211 Introduction to Mass Communication (3)
  • C371 Interpersonal Communication (3)
  • C472 Rhetorical Criticism (3)
  • Any print media writing course (3)
  • Either of the following
    • C382 Persuasion (3)
    • C481 Argumentation and Debate (3)

Total units required for core courses: 15

General Emphasis in Communication

Communication core courses: 15
Elective Communication courses: 24
Total units required for major: 39

Electronic Media Emphasis Courses

Units from the following totaling 24:

  • C130a Beginning Production Principles (2)
  • C130b Advanced Production Principles (2)
  • C201 Sound Engineering I (3)
  • C202 Film History I (3)
  • C208 Sound Engineering II (3)
  • C221 Moving Image Criticism (3)
  • C231 Digital Video Editing I (3)
  • C232 Digital Video Editing II (3)
  • C251 The Scene (3)
  • C301 Semiotics: Theories of Visual Montage (3)
  • C305 Flash Animation (3)
  • C306 Web Design (3)
  • C311 Video Production I (3)
  • C312 Video Production II (3)
  • C321 Screenwriting I (3)
  • C328 Screenwriting II (3)
  • C329 Film History II (3)
  • C367 Introduction to 3D Graphics & Animation - Maya (3)
  • C373 Graphic Design I (3)
  • C394 Introduction to Computer Visual Effects (VFX) (3)
  • C401 Directing I (3)
  • C402 Directing II (3)
  • C404 Graphic Design II (3)
  • C408 Portfolio (3)
  • C418 Art of the Comedy (3)
  • C422 3D Production (3)
  • C426 Introduction to Computer Graphics - Photoshop (3)
  • C428 Motion Graphics (3)
  • C430 Honors Internship (1-6)
  • C436 Christianity and Film (3)
  • C467 Advanced 3D Graphics & Animation - Maya (3)
  • C480 Digital Photography (3)
  • C499 Directed Studies in Communication (1-3)

Electronic Media Emphasis Courses: 24
Total units required: 39

Print Media Emphasis Courses

Units from the following totaling 24:

  • C234 Travel Writing (3)
  • C254 Journal and Autobiog. Writing (3)
  • C264 Women Writers (3)
  • C344 Article Writing (3)
  • C351 Creative Writing (3)
  • C352 Editing (3)
  • C362 Writing Essays, Editorials and Columns (3)
  • C368 Fundamentals of Advertising Copywriting (3)
  • C430 Honors Internship (1-6)
  • C441 Poetry Writing (3)
  • C459 Novel Writing (3)
  • C461 Journalism (3)
  • C468 Promotional and Advertising Writing (3)
  • C471 Writing for Publication (3)
  • C499 Directed Studies in Communication (1-3)

Print Media Emphasis Courses: 24
Total units required: 39

Speech Communication Emphasis Courses

Units from the following totaling 24:

  • C284 Group Dynamics (3)
  • C336 Political Communication (3)
  • C381 Beginning Public Relations (3)
  • C382 Persuasion (3)
  • C383 Family Communication (3)
  • C384 Nonverbal Communication (3)
  • C388 Communication and Social Movements (3)
  • C391 Intercultural Communication (3)
  • C392 Advanced Public Relations (3)
  • C430 Honors Internship (1-6)
  • C478 Classical to Contemp. Rhet. Theory (3)
  • C481 Argumentation and Debate (3)
  • C484 Organizational Communication (3)
  • C488 Rhetoric of Religion (3)
  • C498 Communication Theories (3)
  • C499 Directed Studies in Communication (1-3)

Also Acceptable

  • BUS350 Marketing Fundamentals (3)
  • MGT310 Management Theory (3)
  • MGT330 Business Communications (3)
  • MGT348 Introduction to International Business (3)
  • MGT351 Human Resource Management (3)
  • MIS320 IS Applications (3)

Speech Communication Emphasis Courses: 24
Total units required: 39


Minor in Communication

Available for students who are completing a major in another department at The Master's College. The minor in Communication includes the three required courses listed below, plus three electives chosen from the Communication department course offerings:

  • C211 Intro. to Mass Communication (3)
  • C371 Interpersonal Communication (3)
  • Any Print Media Writing Course (3)
  • Electives in Communication (9)

Total units required for minor: 18