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Mass Communications (Communication Arts)

Mass Communication - BA - Concentration: Digital Film and Multimedia Production

This major requires a minor.

Total number of hours required for this degree:

120 hours

Total number of hours (not including prerequisites) in major:

42 semester hours

Total number of advanced hours required in major:

27 semester hours

Major courses required:

COMM 2310, COMM 2319, COMM 2325, COMM 2321, COMM 2337, COMM 3312,

COMM 3320, COMM 3322, DRAM 3331, COMM 4310, COMM 4318, COMM 4320,

COMM 4351, COMM 4390

Suggested Sequence of courses for Mass Communication – Digital Film

and Multimedia Production

FALL - YEAR ONE

 

 

SPRING- YEAR ONE

 

(GE) ENGL 1313

3 hrs

 

(GE) ENGL 1314

3 hrs

(GE) MATH 1301

3 hrs

 

(GE) One of the following:

HIST 1301, HIST 1302,

or HIST 1356

3 hrs

(GE) DRAM 2312

3 hrs

 

COMM 2310

3 hrs

(GE) CISS 1310

3 hrs

 

DRAM 2321

3 hrs

(GE) SPAN 1411

3-4 hrs

 

(GE) SPAN 1412

3-4 hrs

INDS 1131 (for first time

traditional freshman)

1 hr

 

 

 

Total

16-17 hrs

 

Total

15-16 hrs

FALL - YEAR TWO

 

 

SPRING - YEAR TWO

 

(GE) ENGL 2336

3 hrs

 

COMM 2337

3 hrs

COMM 2319

3 hrs

 

(GE) One of the following:

ARTS 1361, DRAM 2301,

DRAM 2310 or MUSI 2331

3 hrs

COMM 2325

3 hrs

 

(GE) One of the following:

ECON 2301, POLS 1301,

PSYC 1305, or SOCI 1301

3 hrs

COMM 3312

3 hrs

 

(GE) One of the following:

RLST 1310, RLST 1333

or RLST 1350

3 hrs

DRAM 3331

3 hrs

 

(GE) One of the following:

BIOL 1400, BIOL 2300,

CHEM 1401, PHSC 1411,

or PHSC 1412

3-4 hrs

(GE) PHIL 2321

3 hrs

 

 

 

TOTAL

18 Hrs

 

TOTAL

15-16 Hrs

FALL - YEAR THREE

 

 

SPRING - YEAR THREE

 

COMM 3322

3 hrs

 

COMM 3320

3 hrs

COMM 4318

3 hrs

 

COMM 4310

3 hrs

One of the following:

ECON 2301, POLS 1301,

PSYC 1305 or SOCI 1301

(GE)

3 hrs

 

COMM 4320

3 hrs

One of the following:

BIOL 1400, BIOL 2300,

CHEM 1401, PHSC 1411

or PHSC 1412 (GE)

3-4 hrs

 

COMM 4351

3 hrs

Minor

3 hrs

 

Minor

3 hrs

Total

15-16 hrs

 

Total

15 hrs

FALL - YEAR FOUR

 

 

SPRING - YEAR FOUR

 

COMM 4390

3 hrs

 

Minor

3 hrs

Minor

3 hrs

 

Minor

3 hrs

Minor

3 hrs

 

Elective

3 hrs

Elective or Minor

3 hrs

 

Elective

3 hrs

 

 

 

 

 

Total

12 hrs

 

Total

12 hrs

The following components are required in all degrees:

General education, major, minor, and validation of completion of:

  • overall semester hours - 120
  • institutional semester hours - 45
  • overall advanced hours - 36
  • institutional advanced hours - 24

Foreign language requirement:

SPAN 1411 and SPAN 1412

Acceptable minor fields:

Any OLLU approved minor

Mass Communication - BA - Concentration: Multimedia Journalism

This major requires a minor.

Total number of hours required for this degree:

120 hours

Total number of hours (not including prerequisites) in major:

39 semester hours

Total number of advanced hours required in major:

30 semester hours

Major courses required:

COMM 2301, COMM 2320, COMM 2330, COMM 2340, COMM 3313, COMM 3321, COMM 3330,

COMM 3370, COMM 3372, COMM 4353, COMM 4355, COMM 4374, COMM 4390,

Suggested Sequence of courses for Mass Communication – Multimedia Journalism

FALL - YEAR ONE

 

 

SPRING - YEAR ONE

 

(GE) ENGL 1313

3 hrs

 

(GE) ENGL 1314

3 hrs

(GE) MATH 1301

3 hrs

 

(GE) CISS 1310

3 hrs

(GE) DRAM 2312

3 hrs

 

(GE) One of the following:

HIST 1301, HIST 1302

or HIST 1356

3 hrs

(GE) SPAN 1411

3-4 hrs

 

(GE) SPAN 1412

3-4 hrs

COMM 2320

3 hrs

 

(GE) One of the following:

ARTS 1361, DRAM 2301,

DRAM 2310 or MUSI 2331

3 hrs

INDS 1131 (for first time

traditional freshmen)

1 hr

 

 

 

Total

16-17 hrs

 

Total

15-16 hrs

FALL - YEAR TWO

 

 

SPRING - YEAR TWO

 

(GE) ENGL 2336

3 hrs

 

COMM 2340

3 hrs

(GE) One of the following:

ECON 2301, POLS 1301,

PSYC 1305 or SOCI 1301

3 hrs

 

(GE) One of the following:

ECON 2301, POLS 1301,

PSYC 1305 or SOCI 1301

3 hrs

(GE) One of the followingi:

RLST 1310, RLST 1333 or

RLST 1350

3 hrs

 

(GE) One of the following:

BIOL 1400, BIOL 2300,

CHEM 1401, PHSC 1411

or PHSC 1412

3-4 hrs

COMM 2301

3 hrs

 

COMM 3330

3 hrs

COMM 2330

3 hrs

 

COMM 3372

3 hrs

(GE) PHIL 2321

3 hrs

 

 

 

Total

18 hrs

 

Total

15-16 hrs

FALL - YEAR THREE

 

 

SPRING - YEAR THREE

 

COMM 3321

3 hrs

 

COMM 3313

3 hrs

COMM 4353

3 hrs

 

COMM 4374

3 hrs

COMM 3370

3 hrs

 

COMM 4355

3 hrs

(GE) One of the following:

BIOL 1400, BIOL 2300,

CHEM 1401, PHSC 1411,

or PHSC 1412

3-4 hrs

 

Minor

3 hrs

(GE) One of the following:

ECON 2301, POLS 1301,

PSYC 1305 or SOCI 1301

3 hrs

 

Minor

3 hrs

Total

15-16 hrs

 

Total

15 hrs

FALL - YEAR FOUR

 

 

SPRING - YEAR FOUR

 

COMM 4390

3 hrs

 

Minor or Elective

3 hrs

Minor

3 hrs

 

Minor or Elective

3 hrs

Minor

3 hrs

 

Minor or Elective

3 hrs

Minor

3 hrs

 

Elective or Minor

3 hrs

 

 

 

 

 

Total

12 hrs

 

Total

12 hrs

The following components are required in all degrees:

General education, major, minor, and validation of completion of:

  • overall semester hours - 120
  • institutional semester hours - 45
  • overall advanced hours - 36
  • institutional advanced hours - 24

Foreign language requirement:

SPAN 1411 and SPAN 1412

Acceptable minor fields:

Any OLLU approved minor

Mass Communication - BA - Concentration: Public Relations

This major requires a minor.

Total number of hours required for this degree:

120 semester hours

Total number of hours (not including prerequisites) in major:

39 semester hours

Total number of advanced hours required in this major:

27 semester hours

Required courses in this major:

Specific required courses:

COMM 2301, COMM 2320, COMM 2330, COMM 2340, COMM 3360, COMM 3321,

ARTS 3341 (COMM 3341), COMM 3372, COMM 3338, COMM 4310, COMM 4332,

COMM 4360, COMM 4390

Suggested sequence of courses for a BA in Mass Communication - Concentration - Public Relations

FALL - YEAR ONE

 

 

SPRING - YEAR ONE

 

(GE) ENGL 1313

3 hrs

 

(GE) ENGL 1314

3 hrs

(GE) MATH 1301

3 hrs

 

(GE) CISS 1310

3 hrs

(GE) DRAM 2312

3 hrs

 

(GE) One of the following:

ARTS 1361, DRAM 2301,

DRAM 2310 or MUSI 2331

3 hrs

(GE) SPAN 1411

4 hrs

 

(GE) SPAN 1412

4 hrs

COMM 2320

3 hrs

 

(GE) One of the following:

HIST 1301, HIST 1302,

or HIST 1356

3 hrs

INDS 1131 (for first time

traditional freshmen)

1 hr

 

 

 

Total

16-17 hrs

 

Total

16 hrs

FALL - YEAR TWO

 

 

SPRING - YEAR TWO

 

(GE) ENGL 2336

3 hrs

 

COMM 3360

3 hrs

COMM 2301

3 hrs

 

COMM 2340

3 hrs

COMM 2330

3 hrs

 

ARTS 3341

3 hrs

(GE) PHIL 2321

3 hrs

 

(GE) One of the following:

BIOL 1400, BIOL 2300,

CHEM 1401, PHSC 1411,

or PHSC 1412

3-4 hrs

(GE) One of the following:

RLST 1310, RLST 1333,

or RLST 1350

3 hrs

 

COMM 4360

3 hrs

(GE) One of the following:

ECON 2301, POLS 1301,

PSYC 1305 or SOCI 1301

3 hrs

 

 

 

Total

18 hrs

 

Total

15-16 hrs

FALL - YEAR THREE

 

 

SPRING - YEAR THREE

 

COMM 3338

3 hrs

 

COMM 3372

3 hrs

COMM 3321

3 hrs

 

COMM 4310

3 hrs

COMM 4332

3 hrs

 

COMM 4374

3 hrs

(GE) One of the following:

ECON 2301, POLS 1301,

PSYC 1305 or SOCI 1301

3 hrs

 

Minor

3 hrs

(GE) One of the following:

BIOL 1400, BIOL 2300,

CHEM 1401, PHSC 1411,

or PHSC 1412

3-4 hrs

 

Minor

3 hrs

Total

15 hrs

 

Total

15 hrs

FALL - YEAR FOUR

 

 

SPRING - YEAR FOUR

 

COMM 4390

3 hrs

 

Minor or Elective

3 hrs

Minor

3 hrs

 

Minor or Elective

3 hrs

Minor

3 hrs

 

Minor or Elective

3 hrs

Minor

3 hrs

 

Minor or Elective

3 hrs

Total

12 hrs

 

Total

12 hrs

The following components are required in all degrees:

General education, major, minor, and validation of completion of:

  • overall semester hours - 120
  • institutional semester hours - 45
  • overall advanced hours - 36
  • institutional advanced hours - 24

Foreign language requirement:

SPAN 1411 and SPAN 1412

Acceptable minor fields:

Any OLLU approved minor

Mass Communication - Minor

Total number of hours required in the minor:

15 semester hours

Total number of advanced hours required in the minor:

9 semester hours

Required courses in the minor:

COMM 2301 Introduction to Mass Media

9 advanced hours in COMM

3 additional hours in COMM