2019-2020 College Catalog by Miracosta College

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areas of study courses comm 212 argumentation units 3 prerequisites none advisory ace 150 engl 50 esl 150 or eligibility determined by the english placement process acceptable for credit csu uc lecture 3 hours course typically offered fall spring this course examines the psychological and logical basis of argument and principles of effective organization it teaches the development and application of critical thinking skills as well as the practice of creating and evaluating arguments so students can become more skilled and responsible advocates c-id comm-120 comm 215 intercultural communication units 3 prerequisites none advisory engl 100 or engl 100h acceptable for credit csu uc lecture 3 hours course typically offered fall spring and summer this course analyzes the cultural factors and variables that influence human-communication choices and actions it focuses on perception language reasoning nonverbal messages values beliefs attitudes and rules students learn to identify the cultural principles and variables of communication so as to act effectively and responsibly when interacting with diverse persons in various contexts c-id comm-150 comm 220 introduction to mass communication units 3 prerequisites none advisory ace 150 engl 50 esl 150 or eligibility determined by the english placement process acceptable for credit csu uc lecture 3 hours course typically offered fall spring this course covers the history role and impact of mass media in the united states it demonstrates various media operations in the u.s and their societal and cultural effects the course enables students to be informed critical consumers of mass media and to understand how the media influence attitudes values beliefs and perceptions c-id jour-100 comm 292 internship studies units 0.5-3 prerequisites none corequisite complete 75 hrs paid or 60 hrs non-paid work per unit enrollment limitation instructor dept chair and career center approval may not enroll in any combination of cooperative work experience and/or internship studies concurrently acceptable for credit csu course typically offered to be arranged this course provides students the opportunity to apply the theories and techniques of their discipline in an internship position in a professional setting under the instruction of a faculty-mentor and site supervisor it introduces students to aspects of the roles and responsibilities of professionals employed in the field of study topics include goal-setting employability skills development and examination of the world of work as it relates to the student s career plans students must develop new learning objectives and/or intern at a new site upon each repetition students may not earn more than 16 units in any combination of cooperative work experience general or occupational and/or internship studies during community college attendance comm 296 topics in communication units 1-3 prerequisites none acceptable for credit csu lecture 1 hour lecture 2 hours lecture 3 hours course typically offered to be arranged this course gives students an opportunity to study topics in communications that are not included in regular course offerings each topics course is announced described and given its own title and 296 number designation in the class schedule comm 299 occupational cooperative work experience units 1-4 prerequisites none corequisite complete 75 hrs paid or 60 hrs non-paid work per unit enrollment limitation career center approval may not enroll in any combination of cooperative work experience and/or internship studies concurrently acceptable for credit csu course typically offered to be arranged occupational cooperative work experience education is intended for students employed in a job directly related to their major it allows such students the opportunity to apply the theories and skills of their discipline to their position and to undertake new responsibilities and learn new skills at work topics include goal-setting employability skills development and examination of the world of work as it relates to the student s career plans students may not earn more than 16 units in any combination of cooperative work experience general or occupational and/or internship studies during community college attendance miracosta college 2019-2020 catalog 175