Communication Arts Sample Curriculum

Core Courses:

  • New Communications Technology

  • Research Theory

  • Professional Writing

  • Public Presentation

  • Internship

  • Professional Contribution

 

Elective Courses:

  • Film History

  • TV Criticism

  • Communication Law and Policy

  • Media Production

  • Media Management

  • Independent Study

 

Production Concentration Courses:

  • Media Production I

  • Media Production II

Electives, choose from:

  • Advanced Media Production

  • Video Editing

  • PC-Based Media Production

  • Introduction to Theatre Production

  • A suitable course in another department may be substituted with the approval of the Chairperson.

Media Management Concentration Courses:

  • Media Management

  • Media Promotion and Publicity

  • Problem-Solving Methods for Modern Management

  • Organizational Dynamics

  • Ethics in Management

Electives, choose from:

  • Financial Management in Public and Nonprofit Organizations

  • Human Resources Administration and Personnel Systems

  • The Grantsmanship Process

  • Strategic Planning

  • Administrative Law

  • A suitable width=100% production course in another department may be substituted with the approval of the Chairperson.

 

Interdisciplinary Concentration:

The student designs her or his own program in consultation with the faculty advisor.