Marymount Manhattan

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Department of Communication Arts

Requirements for a B.A. in Communication Arts

General Education: 42 Credits
Major: 45 Credits
Elective Credits: 33 Credits

 

COMM 104 Interpersonal Communication 3
COMM 107 Principles and Theories of Communication 3
COMM 131 Survey of Film and Video OR
COMM 108 Survey of New Media
3
COMM 109 Sense and Medium: Introduction to Creative Media 3
COMM 230 Cultural History of Media 3
COMM 236 Public Speaking and Debate in the Digital Age 3
COMM 250 Organizational Communication 3
COMM 308 Special Topics in Communication OR
COMM 300 Special Topics in Creative Media
3
COMM 450 Capstone in Communication Arts OR
COMM 405 Creative Media Project
3
 
Students may choose to select 6 additional elective courses from the            
column immediately below or, alternately choose to focus their elective
credits by following the Creative Media Concentration.
 
 
Select an additional 6 courses. Please note that 4 of the 6 courses  
MUST be at the 300 level or higher:
 
 COMM 216 Digital Sound Workshop  3
 COMM 225 Web Workshop  3
 COMM 227 Film History  3
 COMM 232 Advertising I  3
 COMM 233 Video Workshop  3
 COMM 258 Small Group Communication  3
 COMM 293 Public Relations  3
 COMM 304 Global Media Studies  3
 COMM 310 Advanced Public Speaking and Debate  3
 COMM 312 Digital Media and Society  3
 COMM 314 Persuasion  3
 COMM 316 Intercultural Communication  3
 COMM 322 Writing For Television  3
 COMM 323 Media Writing Workshop  3
COMM 325 Themes in Interactive Media  3
COMM 326 Producing For Creative Media  3
COMM 329 Media Criticism  3
COMM 341 Themes in 2D Animation 3
COMM 344 Advocacy and Social Movements 3
COMM 347 Mobile Media 3
COMM 349 Projects in Digital Sound 3
COMM 353 Screenplay Writing  3
COMM 357 Contemporary World Cinema  3
COMM 359 Themes in Video  3
COMM 391 Gender, Sexuality, and Media  3
COMM 395 Media, Law, and Ethics  3
COMM 429 Advanced Video  3
COMM 475 The Avante-Garde in Art, Film, and Performance
 3
COMM 480 Advanced Seminar in Communication  3