2019-2020 College Catalog by Miracosta College

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Page 173 of 2019-2020 College Catalog

areas of study courses communication csu campuses may require additional lower-division major preparation this degree may not be appropriate preparation for students transferring to a csu campus not accepting this degree or to a university or college that is not part of the csu system students should consult with a miracosta counselor for further information regarding the most efficient pathway to transfer as a communications major and to determine which csu campuses are participating in this program to complete the degree students must fulfill the following requirements complete a minimum of 60 csu-transferable semester units complete all courses required in the major with a “c” or p or better complete the csu-ge plan b p 84 or igetc plan c p 90 general education pattern obtain a minimum csu-transferable gpa of 2.0 complete a minimum of 12 units in residence at miracosta college the communication studies program provides students with a theoretical and methodological foundation of the nature of communication in its various forms and contexts as well as the uses effects and relevancy of communication in their own lives students take communication courses to prepare to transfer with a major in communication or to meet general education requirements a bachelor s degree in communication can lead to a career in advertising broadcasting community relations consulting counseling education film foreign service fundraising human resources journalism international relations law management marketing mediation ministry politics public relations sales speech writing and social work academic and career pathway languages communication and humanities contact information chair eric robertson dean dana smith www.miracosta.edu/comm department communication studies office administration building san elijo campus 760.634.7879 full-time faculty sam arenivar rachel hastings anthony ongyod leola powers eric robertson associate degree associate in arts degree communication studies for transfer students completing this associate degree will have completed lower-division major preparation requirements for a communications degree an emphasis or option within a communications degree or a degree considered similar to communications at a participating california state university csu campus following transfer to a participating csu campus students will be required to complete no more than 60 units to obtain a bachelor’s degree however some students completing igetc may be awarded the degree but they must complete a course from area ic oral communication to meet csu admission requirements program student learning outcome statement upon completion of this program the student will have developed the ability to present clear and effective messages understand the relevance of the theories and methods of communication be prepared for transfer to a communication studies program in a california state university required core comm 101 public speaking 3 list a 6 units select two courses 6 comm 106 group communication comm 207 interpersonal communication comm 212 argumentation list b 6 units select two courses 6 any course from list a not already used comm 111 oral interpretation of literature comm 120 principles of human communication comm 215 intercultural communication comm 220 introduction to mass communication list c 3-4 units select one course 3-4 any course from list a or b not already used anth 102 cultural anthropology or anth 102h cultural anthropology honors comm 135 gender studies in communication dram 110 voice and diction engl 202 critical thinking and composition or engl 202h critical thinking and composition honors lit 120 introduction to literature psyc 100 psychology of personal growth miracosta college 2019-2020 catalog 173