THE MINOR IN HUMAN COMMUNICATION

Course Requirements for the Minor: 20 units

The following courses, or their approved transfer equivalents, are required of all candidates for this minor.

Human Communication minors must complete CMST 131 with a C- or better before they can enroll in 400-level CMST courses.

1 course selected from:

CMST131Speech Comm Fundamentals3.0FS *
CMST131HSpeech Communication: Honors3.0FA *
Prerequisites: Acceptance into the Honors Program.

9 units selected from:

CMST233Found of Interpersonal Com3.0FS
CMST251Adv Presentational Speaking3.0FS
Prerequisites: CMST 131.
CMST255Argumentation and Debate3.0FS *
Prerequisites: CMST 131 or CMST 132.
CMST334Gender and Communication3.0FS *
CMST335Intercult Comm Theory/Pract3.0FS Eth
CMST339Forensics1.03.0FS
CMST354Persuasion3.0FS
Prerequisites: CMST 131.
CMST370Intro to Organizational Comm3.0FS
CMST424Public Opinion and Propaganda3.0FS
Prerequisites: CMST 131, CMST 233, CMST 331, and CMST 354, or CMST 255, or CMST 370 with a grade of C- or higher for CMST majors only.
CMST428Politics and the Media3.0FA
Prerequisites: CMST 131, CMST 233, CMST 331, and CMST 354, or CMST 255, or CMST 370 with a grade of C- or higher for CMST majors only.
CMST451Rhetorical Communicatn Theory3.0FA WP
Prerequisites: ENGL 130 (or its equivalent) with a grade of C- or higher, CMST 131, CMST 233, CMST 331, and CMST 255 or CMST 354 with a grade of C- or higher.
CMST457Adv Study of Public Address3.0FA
Prerequisites: CMST 131, CMST 233, CMST 331, and CMST 255 or CMST 354 with a grade of C- or higher.
CMST458Social Movement Communication3.0SP
Prerequisites: CMST 131, CMST 233, CMST 331, and CMST 255 or CMST 354 with a grade of C- or higher.
CMST459Health Communication3.0FS
Prerequisites: CMST 131, CMST 331; CMST 233 and CMST 354 or CMST 255 or CMST 370 with a grade of C- or higher; either CMST 334 or CMST 335.
CMST472Org Ldrshp & Decsn Making3.0FS WP
Prerequisites: ENGL 130 (or its equivalent) with a grade of C- or higher, CMST 131, CMST 233, CMST 331, and CMST 370 with a grade of C- or higher; CMST 132 for CMST majors or by faculty permission for non-majors.
CMST480Mnging Intprs Conflct Thru Com3.0FS
Prerequisites: CMST 131, CMST 233, CMST 331, and CMST 370 with a grade of C- or higher.

8 units selected from:

Communication Studies (CMST) courses or substitute courses approved in advance by CMST adviser.

NOTE: No more than 8 units of Forensics (CMST 139 and CMST 339) may be counted toward total university requirements.