The Communication Studies program includes courses in public speaking, small group
communication, interpersonal communication, intercultural communication, oral interpretation
of literature, and survey of human communication. The English requirement may be partially
satisfied by 3 units of Communication 110 or Communication 130.
There is no course sequence for Communication Studies classes. Students may choose
to take COMM classes in any order.
Minimum Grade for Prerequisites
Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
of the principles of group interaction and decision making, including
study of leadership, types of authority, teamwork, and conflict
resolution. Participation in discussion groups to share information,
solve problems, and reach consensus.
Letter Grade Only
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
TBA hours/semester: 16-18
Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or 105
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E2b, E5d
(CSU GE Area A1), UC (IGETC Area 1C)