Department of Communication and Media


Minor in Communication and Media (21 Credit Hours)

The Minor requires a minimum of 21 credit hours, including the core of 4 COMM courses (12 credit hours) listed below and 3 COMM or GDES elective courses (9 credit hours).  At least 3 credit hours must be in upper-level courses and at least 9 credit hours must be taken in residence at AUK.

Admission to the Program:


  • Students enrolling in the Communication minor should have normally completed a minimum of 30 credit hours of coursework and be in good academic standing.

Minor Core Requirements in Communication (12 credit hours):

COMM 101

Introduction to Mass Communication

(3)

COMM 110

Introduction to Digital Media Design

(3)

COMM 205  

Writing for Mass Media

(3)

COMM 225

Theories of Communication

(3)


Minor Electives (9 credit hours):
Students must complete at least 3 courses (9 credit hours), in consultation with their Academic Advisor, from recommended COMM and GDES courses.  One course (3 credit hours) must be at the 300- level or above.