Requirements for AA-T certified students in Communication Studies

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If you transferred into CSUMB as an AA-T-certified student in Communication Studies, you must complete the following courses for your bachelor's degree in Humanities & Communication at CSUMB. If you are unsure about your transfer status, please talk to an advisor.

Complete ALL of the following courses:

Complete ONE of the following Social and Cultural Analysis courses:

Complete ONE of the following Humanistic Inquiry courses:

Complete ONE of the following GE Area D Service Learning courses:

Concentrations

To complete the requirements of this degree, select one of the following three concentrations and complete the courses. Unless otherwise indicated, students must complete one approved research or theory intensive course, indicated as (RTI) in the course lists below.

Students may not double count an HCOM core course and a concentration course, nor may they double count a concentration course for a required area within the major core.

Journalism & Media Studies

Complete ONE of the following Media Law/Ethics courses:

Complete ONE of the following Ethnic Studies/Social Justice courses:

Complete ONE of the following Introductory Storytelling/Theory courses:

Complete ONE of the following Advanced Storytelling/Theory courses:

Philosophy & Applied Ethics

Complete ONE of the following Philosophical Issues in Fairness and Justice courses:

Complete ONE of the following Rhetorical and Philosophical Theory courses:

Complete ONE of the following Applied Ethics courses:

Communication Studies

Complete ONE of the following Public Communication courses:

Complete ONE of the following Communication Ethics courses:

Complete ONE of the following Peace and Justice courses:

Complete ONE additional course from those listed above OR ONE course from the following:

University and CSU Requirements

Students must also demonstrate second language proficiency through the 201 level. Read more about the Language Proficiency Requirement. if you need to begin language study at the 101 level, consult your department chair to determine your 60 unit pathway.

The CSU requires each student receiving a baccalaureate degree to be knowledgeable about the Constitution of the United States, American history, and state and local government. Courses fulfilling this requirement are identified in the catalog, and will also meet an Area D2 GE requirement.