Communication Studies AA-T Degree Program Requirements:

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The Associate of Arts in Communication Studies for Transfer degree provides students the knowledge and skills necessary to communicate effectively with diverse individuals in interpersonal, small group, and public speaking settings.

Required Courses: 

SPCOM 122 Public Speaking

List A (Choose 2 courses from the following) 

SPCOM 120 Interpersonal Communication 

SPCOM 128 Critical Thinking: Argumentation and Debate 

SPCOM 130 Small Group Communication

List B (Choose 2 courses from the following or 1 course each from List A and List B)

SPCOM 126 Intercultural Communication

SPCOM 132 Oral Interpretation

*SPCOM 134 Introduction to Communication Theory

Restricted Elective (Choose 1 course from List A or List B not already used, or choose 1 from the following) 

ANTH 121 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology 

ENGL 121 Reading & Composition on 2 

ENGL 125 Critical Thinking & Composition

PSYC 120 General Psychology 

SOCI 120 Introduction to Sociology 


*Effective FALL 2019*


For more information, please see the NVC catalog.