Mass Communication AA Transfer Track Curriculum

Degree > Mass Communication AA Transfer Track

This curriculum is from the current college catalog and is meant to provide prospective students an example of courses taken in this degree/certificate.  It is not intended to be used for graduation requirements. Students should consult an advisor for graduation information.

AA.MMC (60 credit hours)

This transfer track is for students who want to pursue a four-year degree in mass communications, journalism, advertising, public relations, education and telecommunications.

Careers include writing for various media, broadcasting, corporate communications, spokesperson for governmental agencies, various jobs such as copywriting within the advertising and public relations fields, video and audio-visual production and sales and political lobbyist.

YEAR I – First Semester

†ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr.
†MMC 2000 Introduction to Mass Communications - 3 cr.
PHI 1100 Elementary Logic - 3 cr.
Mathematics CORE General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Second Semester

†ENC 1102 English Composition II - 3 cr.
JOU 1400L Journalism Lab - 1 cr.
MMC 2100C Writing for Mass Communications - 3 cr.
POS 1001 Introduction to Political Science or
  †POS 2041, American Government - 3 cr.
†STA 2023 Elementary Statistics - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Third Semester

†ECO 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics - 3 cr.
POS 2112 State and Local Government - 3 cr.
PUR 2003 Introduction to Public Relations - 3 cr.
†SPC 1608 Public Speaking - 3 cr.

YEAR II – First Semester

†ARH 1000 Understanding Visual Art or
  HUM 1020, Introduction to Humanities or
†LIT 2000, Introduction to Literature or
  †MUL 1010, Introduction to Music or
  †PHI 1010, Introduction to Philosophy or
  THE 1000, Introduction to Theatre Arts - 3 cr.
JOU 1400L Journalism Lab - 1 cr.
JOU 2100C Journalistic Writing and Reporting - 3 cr.
†ANT 2000 Introduction to Anthropology or
†SYG 2000, Introduction to Sociology - 3 cr.
Biological Science General Education - 3-4 cr.

YEAR II – Second Semester

ENC 2341C Magazine Writing and Design - 3 cr.
JOU 1949 Journalism Internship - 3 cr.
Physical Science General Education - 3-4 cr.

†Courses symbolized by a dagger (†) are offered online in addition to the traditional delivery method. Online availability may vary by academic term.

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