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Introduction To Communication Major and Professions
INTRO COMM
CLASS CODE: COMM 100 CREDITS:  1
DIVISION: BUSINESS & COMMUNICATION
DEPARTMENT: COMMUNICATION
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: This course gives the background and future of the different areas of study found in the Communication Department. Practicum options are discussed as well as general advising, interviewing skills, and resume planning.
TAUGHT: Winter, Summer, Fall
CONTENT AND TOPICS: This course is designed to help all students interested in Communication as a major, minor, or cluster. It will distinguish each area of study and what job opportunities are available. Students will become aware of the practicum options available with each area of study. They will begin preparing their resumes, learning about application procedures, interviewing skills applicable for practicum, internships, and job possibiliies. General advising tips will also be given.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: Understand classes needed for the communication major. Understand careers in the communication field. Create a current resume. Create a four-year plan. Understand campus resources. Produce a portfolio of class work.
REQUIREMENTS: Tests, class portfolio(s), instructor evaluations, peer evaluations, assignments, guest presenters, readings, modeling.
PREREQUISITES: Declared Communication major.
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EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2003