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DISCIPLINE COVER SHEET #2

SEMESTER

CURRICULUM CHANGES

FORM B

(2/00)

FORM B: DISCIPLINE OBJECTIVES AND REQUIREMENTS

(Submit to Division Chair)

Note: All changes become effective the fall semester following Campus Assembly approval.

 

Discipline:

Speech Communication

Date

9/20/00

See instructions given in separate document.

 

I. Introductory Statement:

No change

 

II. Objectives:

No change

III. Assessment:

 

IV. Requirements for a Major:

Major Requirements

Prerequisite/Foundation Course

Spch 2101—Introduction to Speech Communication

Major Core Courses

Spch 3101—History of Rhetoric From the Classical to Modern Periods

Spch 3301—Media Theory, Criticism, and Problems

Spch 3401—Human Communication Theory

one course from:

Spch 3111—History of Rhetoric in the Contemporary Period

Spch 3200—Variable Topics in Public Address

one course from:

Spch 3311—Social Uses of the Media

Spch 3321—Television Broadcasting

one course from:

Spch 3411—Intercultural Communication Theory and Research

Spch 3421—Organizational Communication Theory and Research

one course from:

Spch 4151—Argumentation: Theory and Practice

Spch 4201—Persuasion: Receiver Analysis

Elective

One additional 3xxx or 4xxx Spch course.

Senior Seminar

Seniors must complete one from:

Spch 4901—Speech Communication Seminar

or a designated topics course approved by the speech communication discipline:

Spch 4000—Variable Topics in Speech Communication

Spch 4100—Variable Topics in Freedom of Speech

Up to 4 credits of coursework with a grade of D may be used to meet the major requirements if offset by an equivalent number of credits of A or B. Required courses may not be taken S-N unless offered S-N only.

V. Requirements for a Minor:

Minor Requirements

Spch 2101—Introduction to Speech Communication

one course from:

Spch 4151—Argumentation: Theory and Practice

Spch 4201—Persuasion: Receiver Analysis

one course from:

Spch 3101—History of Rhetoric From the Classical to Modern Periods

Spch 3111—History of Rhetoric in the Contemporary Period

Spch 3200—Topics in Public Address

one course from:

Spch 3301—Media Theory, Criticism, and Problems

Spch 3311—Social Uses of the Media

Spch 3321—Television Broadcasting

one course from:

Spch 3401—Human Communication Theory

Spch 3411—Intercultural Communication Theory and Research

Spch 3421—Organizational Communication Theory and Research

Up to 4 credits of coursework with a grade of D may be used to meet the major requirements if offset by an equivalent number of credits of A or B. Required courses may not be taken S-N unless offered S-N only.

VI. Requirements for Teacher Preparation:

Students seeking teaching licensure in Communication Arts and Literature 5-12 refer to Education, Secondary (SeEd).

Students completing the course requirements for licensure in Communication Arts/Literature will earn an English major.

VII. Other heading (include heading title) :