Communication (Minor)

The Communication Department offers a six-course minor. Students must complete COMSTU 100 and COMSTU 200 before declaring the minor. They must then take two courses from the list of communication electives, and two courses from the list of outside electives. At least two of these courses must be at the 300 level or higher. 

  Communication Electives (Take 2)
COMSTU 210 Using Internet Communication
COMSTU 220 Interpersonal Communication
COMSTU 225 Relational Communication
COMSTU 240 Organizational Communication
COMSTU 250 Analyzing Media
COMSTU 260 Psychological Effects of Mass Media
COMSTU 270 Campaign Design and Analysis
COMSTU 280 Special Topics
COMSTU 305 Communication in Diverse Organizations
COMSTU 310 Information Technology and Human Communication
COMSTU 320 Social Influence and Compliance-Gaining
COMSTU 330 Health Communication
COMSTU 340 Communication and Community Mobilization
COMSTU 350 Political Communication
COMSTU 360 International Media Systems
COMSTU 365 News Media and Political Power


  Outside Electives (Take 2)
AMST 215 America on Film
AMST 235 The Social History of Popular Music
AMST 310 Television in American Life
AMST 335 Music and Politics
AMST L349 / HIST L349 Cold War: Rise and Fall
AMST 355 Black Popular Culture
AMST 375 Best Sellers in American Society
ENGL 307 Writing for Print and Online Media
ENGL 340 Literature and Visual Media
ENGL L341/WOST L341 Women's Image in Film
ENGL 348 Native American Literature
POLSCI 365 The Politics of Communication
PSY 307 Psychology of Communication
PSY 330 Social Psychology
PSY 333 Group Dynamics
PSY 335 Social Attitudes and Public Opinion
PSY 377 Communication and Society
SOCIOL 300 The Sociology of Media and Mass Communication
SOCIOL 375L Indian Cinema