The Communication Studies certificate program is designed to enhance a student’s ability to communicate in social, professional, and relational contexts. This certificate is intended to enhance the communication skills of students from all majors and career plans. Communication courses focus on how people use messages to generate meaning within and across various contexts, cultures, and channels.
A certificate may be earned in Administration of Justice upon satisfactory completion of 24-25.5 units. Courses must be selected from the following groups as indicated :
Students must satisfy both of the following requirements in order to earn the Communication Studies certificate:
|COMM P101 - Intro to Public Speaking||3 units|
|COMM P102 - Interpersonal Communication||3 units|
|COMM P105 - Argumentation & Debate||3 units|
|COMM P103 - Persuasion||3 units|
|COMM P106 - Intercultural Communication||3 units|
|COMM P170 - Oral Interpretation||3 units|
Effective Fall 2014
Construct and deliver a presentation with communicative competence and confidence; demonstrate the dynamics of effective communication in a variety of settings and contexts.