UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2017-2018

Communication Studies, B.A.

YEAR 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
GE Basic Subjects: Written Communication 3
GE Basic Skills: Mathematics 3
GE Lifelong Learning (COMS 150 Recommended) 3
Elective 6
Total 15

YEAR 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
GE Basic Subjects: Oral Communication (COMS 151/L Recommended) 3
GE Social Sciences 3
Title 5 American History Institutions and Ideals 3
GE Natural Science Lecture 3
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
GE Basic Subjects: Critical Thinking (COMS 225/L Recommended) 3
GE Arts and Humanities (COMS 104/L Recommended) 3
GE Natural Science Lab 1
Electives 8
Total 15

YEAR 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
GE Comparative Cultures 3
GE Natural Science (with lab requirement) 4
Electives 8
Take the Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam (UDWPE)
Total 15

YEAR 3: 1st Semester

Course Units
Title 5 US Constitution and California State and Local Government 3
COMS 301 or COMS 327 or COMS 351 3
COMS 321 3
COMS 356 3
Electives 3
Total 15

YEAR 3: 2nd Semester

Course Units
GE Upper Division Arts and Humanities 3
COMS 301 or COMS 327 or COMS 351 3
COMS 301 or COMS 327 or COMS 351 3
Divisional Requirement 3
Community Involvement Requirement 3
Total 15

YEAR 4: 1st Semester

Course Units
GE Upper Division Social Sciences 3
Divisional Requirement 3
Divisional Requirement 3
Communication Studies Upper Division Elective 3
Communication Methods Requirement 3
Total 15

YEAR 4: 2nd Semester

Course Units
GE Upper Division Comparative Cultures 3
Communication Studies Upper Division Electives 12
Total 15
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120