Courses and Prerequisites

Courses

Current Prerequisite 

 

All Courses must be C or Better

100 Fundamentals of Communication

None

101 Intro Human Communication

None 

102 Intro to Mass Communications

None

131 Writing for Media 

ENGL 101, 102 or 103

205 Interpersonal  Communication 

None

218 Rhetoric and Public Presentation 

CMAT 101 

234 Beginning Audio Production

CMAT 131

240 Introduction to Journalism and Public Relations

CMAT 101 and 102

243 Television Studio Production

CMAT 131

249 Journalism/ Public Relations Practicum

CMAT 240 and permission of instructor

250 Instructional Communication 

None

260 Fundamentals of Organizational Communication

None

297 Communication Research  (Formerly 301)

CMAT 101 and 102

300 Intercultural Communication

CMAT 297

304 Communication Gender and Culture

CMAT 297

305 Relational Communication

CMAT 297

306 Conversational Analysis

CMAT 297

307 Interpersonal Conflict

CMAT 297

308 Interviewing 

CMAT 101 and CMAT 102

310 Small Group discussion

CMAT 101 and junior standing

312 Nonverbal Communication

CMAT 297

314 Conference and Meeting Man

CMAT 101 or CMAT 100 or CMAT 260

317 Persuasion and Argumentation

CMAT 297

318 Event Planning

CMAT 101, CMAT 102 and Junior Standing

331 Dramatic Writing 

CMAT 297

332 Media Criticism  and Analysis

CMAT 297

334 The Mass Media in Society 

CMAT 297

335 Communication on the Web

CMAT 297

336 Cinema and Society

CMAT 102

337 International Media Systems 

CMAT 297

338 Mass Media Management

CMAT 297

340 Public Relations Writing 

CMAT 240

342 Advertising Campaigns 

CMAT 297

343 Video Field Production

CMAT 234 and CMAT 243

344 Writing for the Professions 

CMAT 240

345 Sports Communication

CMAT 344

346 Public Affairs Reporting 

CMAT 344

347 Mobile Journalism

CMAT 344

348 Publication and Newspaper Design 

CMAT 344

354 Advanced Audio Production

CMAT 234

365 Managerial Communication 

CMAT 101 or 260 and junior standing

373 Producing News Packages and Documentary Shorts

CMAT 343

374 2D Animation

CMAT 343

390 Special Topics in Human Communication Studies 

CMAT 297

391 Studies in Mass Media 

CMAT 297

392 Studies in Media Production

CMAT  234 and CMAT 243

394 Studies in Journalism/Public Relations 

CMAT 344

399 International Studies in Communication 

Permission of instructor

400 Advanced Communication Theory

CMAT 297

405 Family Communication

CMAT 297

430 Political Communication

CMAT 297

433 Documentary Production

CMAT 343

434 Television Magazine Production 

CMAT 343

435 Directing for the Camera

CMAT 343

438 Mass Communication Law

CMAT 297

439 Critical Issues in New Media

CMAT  102 and Junior Standing

440 Media and Criminal Justice

CMAT 344

444 Environmental Communication

CMAT 344

445 Digital PR

CMAT 344

446 Digital Filmmaking

CMAT 343

447 International PR

CMAT 344

448 Public Relations Cases and Strategies 

CMAT 344

456 Advanced Television Studio Production

CMAT 343

460 Applied Organizational Communication 

CMAT 297 and junior standing

465 Communication Technology 

CMAT 101 and 102 and junior standing

466 Specialized Reporting for the Web

CMAT 343

490 Communication Seminar

Senior standing and permission of the instructor

492 Independent Study

Permission from the department chair

495 Internship in Communication

CMAT 101, 102, junior standing, track core courses, 2.5 overall G.P.A., 3.0 G.P.A. in CMAT and permission of the department

497 Independent Research

CMAT 297(at least 3.0 GPA in CMAT courses) permission of department chair and approval and cooperation of supervising instructor 

 

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