Undergraduate Course Catalog 2004-2005

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COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY/BACHELOR OF ARTS

Total Credit Hours: 128
Major Credit Hours: 51

The Communication Technology major prepares students for careers emphasizing the use of new technologies in distance learning, satellite communication, computer graphics, animation and multimedia. Students take coursework in the use and operation of communication technology hardware and software, as well as instructional media design and development.

I. Core Courses (42)
10-100 Introduction to Mass Media (3)
10-101 Information Search Strategies (3)
10-190 Introduction to Communication Technology (3)
10-280 Instructional Design and Development (3)
10-355 Electronics and Engineering (3)
10-380 Multimedia Production I (3)
10-382 Web Design (3)
10-384 Teleconferencing and Satellite Communication (3)
10-400 Mass Media Law (3)
10-456 Mass Media Research Methods (3)
10-458 Multimedia Production II (3)
10-463 Computer Graphics and Animation (3)
10-480 Mass Media Ethics (3)
10-498 Internship (3)

II. Students must complete a nime hour computer sequence consisting of:
70-200 Computer Science I: Programming and Algorithm Design (3)
70-210 Computer Science II: Data Structures (3)
70-480 Communications and Networking (3)

               or
63-200 Business Information Systems (3)
63-220 Business Programming I (3)
63-430 Data Communications and Networking (3)

III. The advanced writing requirement is fulfilled by completion of Mass Media Law(10-400) with a minimum of grade of C.