Courses and Prerequisites

Course

Current Prerequisite 
100 Fundamentals of Communication None
101 Intro Human Communication None 
102 Intro to Mass Communications None
131 Writing for Media  C or better in ENGL 101, 102 or 103
205 Interpersonal  Communication  None
218 Rhetoric and Public Presentation  C or better in CMAT 101 
234 Beginning Audio Production C or better in CMAT 131
240 Introduction to Journalism and Public Relations C or better in CMAT 101 and 102
243 Television Studio Production C or better in CMAT 131
249 Journalism/ Public Relations Practicum C or better in CMAT 240 and permission of instructor
250 Instructional Communication  None
260 Fundamentals of Organizational Communication None
*297 Communication Research  (Formerly 301)  C or better in CMAT 101 and 102
300 Intercultural Communication C or better in CMAT 297
304 Communication Gender and Culture C or better in CMAT 297
305 Relational Communication C or better in CMAT 297
306 Conversational Analysis C or better in CMAT 297
307 Interpersonal Conflict C or better in CMAT 297
308 Interviewing  C or better in CMAT 101 and CMAT 102
310 Small Group discussion C or better in CMAT 297
312 Nonverbal Communication C or better in CMAT 297
314 Conference and Meeting Man C or better in CMAT 101 and CMAT 102
317 Persuasion and Argumentation C or better in CMAT 297
331 Dramatic Writing  C or better in CMAT 297
332 Media Criticism  and Analysis C or better in CMAT 297
334 The Mass Media in Society  C or better in CMAT 297
335 Communication on the Web C or better in CMAT 297
337 International Media Systems  C or better in CMAT 297
338 Mass Media Management C or better in CMAT 297
340 Public Relations Writing  C or better in CMAT 240
342 Advertising Campaigns  C or better in CMAT 297
343 Video Field Production C or better in CMAT 234 and CMAT 243
344 Writing for the Professions  C or better in CMAT 240
345 Sports Communication C or better in CMAT 344
346 Public Affairs Reporting  C or better in CMAT 344
348 Publication and Newspaper Design  C or better in CMAT 344
365 Managerial Communication  C or better in CMAT 297
373 Producing News Packages and Documentary Shorts C or better in CMAT 343
390 Special Topics in Human Communication Studies  C or better in CMAT 297
391 Studies in Mass Media  C or better in CMAT 297
394 Studies in Journalism/Public Relations  C or better in CMAT 344
399 International Studies in Communication  Permission of instructor
400 Advanced Communication Theory C or better in CMAT 297
405 Family Communication C or better in CMAT 297
430 Political Communication C or better in CMAT 297
433 Documentary Production C or better in CMAT 373
434 Television Magazine Production  C or better in CMAT 373
438 Mass Communication Law C or better in CMAT 297
440 Media and Criminal Justice C or better in CMAT 344
444 Environmental Communication C or better in CMAT 344
446 Digital Filmmaking C or better in CMAT 343
448 Public Relations Cases and Strategies  C or better in CMAT 344
456 Advanced Television Studio Production C or better in CMAT 343
460 Applied Organizational Communication  C or better in CMAT 297
465 Communication Technology  C or better in CMAT 297 
490 Communication Seminar Senior standing and permission of the instructor
492 Independent Study Permission from the department chair
495 Internship in Communication C or better in 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 C or better in CMAT 297(at least 3.0 GPA in CMAT courses) permission of department chair and approval and cooperation of supervising instructor