Bachelor of Art with a major in Communication Courses
 

BA Communication Courses

The Bachelor of Arts with a Major in Communication at Trine University Peoria, Arizona requires completion of 120 credit hours of course work.

General Education Requirements

Communication 9 Hours 
ENG 103 English Composition I (3)
ENG 113 English Composition II (3)
SP 203 Effective Speaking (3)

Social Sciences and Humanities 12 Hours 

PSY 113 Principles of Psychology (3)
COM 233 Intercultural Communication (3)
Literature Course (3)
SS Elective (3)

Mathematics and Science 10 Hours 
MA 113 College Algebra (3)
or
MA 153 Finite Math (3)
Math Elective (3)
Science Elective (4)

Other 42 Hours
COM 123 (3)
COM 163 (3)
COM 203 (3)
General Education Elective (3)
UE111 (1)
Free Electives (29)

Content Requirements (27)
COM 111 Communication Practices and Professions
COM 153 Principles of Public Relations (3)
COM 213 Business Communication (3)
COM 253 Event Planning and Promotion
COM 263 Communication Theories and Research (3)
COM 293 Argumentation and Debate
COM 301 Media Practicum (taken twice) (2)
COM 363 Rhetoric and Persuasion (3)
COM 433 Media Law and Ethics
COM 4013 Senior Capstone Internship
or
COM 4281 Senior Communication Proposal
and
COM 4292 Senior Communication Project


Choose One Track Listed Below:

1) Public Relations and Corporate Communication Track (21hrs)
COM 353 Public Relations Writing & Production (3)
COM 413 Corporate & Organizational Communication (3)
COM 453 Public Relations Planning & Campaigns (3)
MK 323 Integrated Marketing Communications
MK 463 Marketing Research
Communication electives (selected in consultation with advisor) (6)


2) New Media Production Track (21hrs)
COM 183 Writing for Media
COM 243 Digital Media Creation
COM 343 Web Content Management
COM 383 Feature Reporting
COM 483 Public Affairs Reporting
FLM 203 Film Appreciation
Communication electives (selected in consultation with advisor) (3)