Communication Studies Minor: Media Studies Emphasis

(All colleges)

24 credits

Courses listed in more than one category may be counted only once.

CST 190Introduction to Communication Studies3
CST 271Media and Society3
CST 378Emerging Media and Communication Technology3
CST 419Communication, Media and Identity3
or CST 489 Advanced Topics in Media Studies
Select at least three credits of the following:3
Media and Sexuality
Media Industries and Audiences
Television & Media Histories
Interactive and Experiential Media
Communication, Media and Identity
Broadcast and Digital Media Management
Advanced Topics in Media Studies
Select nine credits of electives, one from each emphasis areas (see below)9
Total Credits24

Areas of emphasis:

Interpersonal communication emphasis

CST 230Interpersonal Communication3
CST 330Nonverbal Communication3
CST 331Communicating Social Support3
CST 332Intercultural Communication3
CST 333Lying and Deception in Human Interaction3
CST 334Gender Communication3
CST 336Family Communication3
CST 337Communication and Race3
CST 339Communication and Aging3

Public communication & advocacy emphasis

CST 210Presentational Speaking3
CST 211Communication and Civic Engagement3
CST 310Debate3
CST 315Communication Criticism3
CST 410Argumentation3
CST 412Community Advocacy and Social Change3
CST 413Persuasive Campaigns3
CST 415Advanced Topics in Public Communication and Advocacy3

Organizational & professional communication emphasis

CST 260Professional Communication3
CST 350Organizational Communication3
CST 351Interviewing: Principles and Processes3
CST 353Workplace Relationships3
CST 354Health Communication3
CST 355Diversity and Organizational Communication3
CST 358New Media and Technologies in Modern Organizations3
CST 360Public Relations3
CST 365Communication in Teams3
CST 380Communicating Leadership3