Bachelor of Arts with Major in Communication
Required 120 credits (36 of which must be numbered 300 or above, and 30 of which must be from UND) including:
I. Essential Studies Requirements (see University Essential Studies listing.)
II. Major Requirements
Required minimum of 33 credits. A grade point average of 2.2 is required on all Communication courses, and a C or better in each course used for the 33-credit major.
Major Course Requirements
12 credits required
|COMM 102||Introduction to Communication||3|
|COMM 110||Fundamentals of Public Speaking||3|
|COMM 200||Writing for New and Traditional Media||3|
|COMM 410||Senior Capstone in Communication (junior or senior status required)||3|
3 credits required. Only 9 credits from these courses can be counted toward the 33-credit major. No more than 12 credits can be counted toward the 120 credits required for the degree.
|COMM 294||Individual Research||1-4|
|COMM 394||Readings/Projects in Communication (Consent of Instructor)||3-6|
|COMM 493||Instructional Experiences in Communication||2|
|COMM 494||Advanced Individual Research||1-4|
Electives: Students must complete an additional 18 credits of COMM coursework. Note: Some courses may have prerequisites; check individual course descriptions. A total of 3 credits of upper-division (i.e., 300- or 400-level) coursework in PSYC can be applied to this 18-credit requirement.
Undergraduate students in the Communication Program at UND may choose to acquire an International/Intercultural Communication specialization.
In order to achieve this written designation on their undergraduate transcript, students in Communication must earn the following additional credits:
|Level IV Foreign Language Proficiency|
|LANG 101||First Year Foreign Language I||4|
|LANG 102||First Year Foreign Language II||4|
|LANG 201||Second Year Foreign Language I||4|
|LANG 202||Second Year Foreign Language II||4|
|Study Abroad Experience|
Choose one of the following:
|LANG 318||Individual Arranged Study Abroad||1-12|
|LANG 319||University Sponsored Study Abroad||1-12|
|Complete the Following Communication Courses|
|COMM 310||Media and Diversity||3|
|COMM 402||Intercultural/International Communication||3|
Scholarship funding will be made available by the Communication Program on a competitive basis for students in this specialization, to assist with study abroad expenses.