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MAJORS IN COMMUNICATION AND SPANISH

 

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment; responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements; and must meet foreign language and writing intensive course requirements for graduation. See Academic Regulations-Undergraduate.

*See Appendix A Core Curriculum and Optional Course Information.

** See Appendix C for approved list of minors and requirements.

 

FALL
HOURS SPRING
HOURS
FRESHMAN YEAR FRESHMAN YEAR
ENGL
1301 English Composition I 3 ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
HIST 1301 The U.S. to 1877   HIST 1302 The U.S. Since 1877  
MATH
1314 College Algebra 3 MATH   Math Elective2 3
  Natural Science* 4     Natural Science* 4
  Foreign Language1 3     Foreign Language1 3
Total 16   16
 
SOPHOMORE YEAR
SOPHOMORE YEAR
COMM 3325 Mass Communication
3
COMM 1326 Journalistice Writing 3
ENGL   Survey of Literature*
3
PSCI 2306 American State Govt 3
PSCI 2305 American National Govt 3 SPAN 3305 Adv Spanish Gram&Comp
3
SPAN 3300 Spanish Grammar&Comp 3     Soc/Behavioral Science*
3
COMM
  Communication3 3     Visual/Performing Arts*
3
          Activity or Wellness*
1
Total 15  
16
 

JUNIOR YEAR
JUNIOR YEAR
COMM 3322 Public Relations 3 COMM 3329 Funds of Advertising
3
COMM 3327 Wrtg for Brdcast News 3 COMM 4320 Transnatl Trends in Comm
3
SPAN
3310 Intro to Lit in Spanish 3 COMM 4340 Intlcult, Prof, Pers Ethics
3
SPAN
4351 Intro to Engl-Span Trans 3 SPAN   Adv SPAN Elective4
3
  Adv SPAN Elective4 3     Adv SPAN Elective4
3
Total 15  
15
 

SENIOR YEAR
SENIOR YEAR
COMM 3310 Methods of Inquiry 3 COMM 4324 Comparative Journalism
3
COMM 4360 Comm Theory&Prac 3 COMM 4350 Internship6
3
SPAN 4398 Creative Writing 3 SPAN 4330 Spc Tpc Span Lit & Culture 3
SPAN   Adv SPAN Elective4 3 SPAN   Adv SPAN Elective4 3
  General Elective5 3      
Total 15  
12
 
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:     120
 
1Foreign Language, select 6 SCH of Portuguese or French
2Math elective, select 3 SCH from any math course above the level of College Algebra.
3Communication, select 3 SCH from COMM 1300 or COMM 1315.
4Spanish elective, select 15 SCH from any 3000-4000 level Spanish.
5General elective, 3 SCH at the 3000-4000 level from any discipline, except COMM and SPAN, within the College of Arts and Sciences, the A. R. Sanchez, Jr. School of Business or the College of Education.
6Internship, 3 SCH in organizations dealing with Hispanic clients and audiences such as Spanish TV stations, radio stations, corporate communication offices, public relations and advertising firms.

 

 
Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
 
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.

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