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AA Communication Studies

Program Outcomes:

  • Upon successful completion of the Communication Studies AA-T, the student will be able to describe the Communication discipline and its central questions.
  • Upon successful completion of the Communication Studies AA-T, the student will be able to employ communication theories, perspectives, principles, and concepts.
  • Upon successful completion of the Communication Studies AA-T, the student will be able to engage in communication inquiry.
  • Upon successful completion of the Communication Studies AA-T, the student will be able to create and deliver messages appropriate to the audience, purpose, and context.
  • Upon successful completion of the Communication Studies AA-T, the student will be able to critically analyze messages.
  • Upon successful completion of the Communication Studies AA-T, the student will be able to apply ethical communication principles and practices.
  • Upon successful completion of the Communication Studies AA-T, the student will be able toutilize communication to embrace difference.

Required Core: (3 Units)

  • CMST 1 (Fundamentals of Public Speaking)

List A: Select Two (6 units)

  • CMST 46 (Argumentation and Debate)
  • CMST 10 (Interpersonal Communication)
  • CMST 3 (Group Communication)

List B: Select Two (6 Units)

Any List A Course not already used.

  • CMST 48 (Activities in Forensics)
  • CMST 11 (Intercultural Communiation)
  • CMST 2 (Oral Interpretation of Literature)

List C: Select One (3 Units)

Any List A or B course not already used.

  • CMST 5 (Readers Theater)

Total Units for the Major: 18

Total Units Required: 60

Communication Studies Faculty

Janet Brehe Johnson
Office 4231
925.424.1145
jbrehe@laspositascollege.edu

Jim Dobson
Office 4228
925.424.1189
jdobson@laspositascollege.edu

Tim Heisler
Office 4230
925.424.1147
theisler@laspositascollege.edu