2017-18 Academic Catalog
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Political Communication, B.A.

Political Communication, B.A.

This major is under the jurisdiction of the Department of Communication Studies and the Department of Political Science.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
FallHour
POL AMER 1014 (942:014) Introduction to American Politics 3
Liberal Arts Core 12
 Hours15
Spring
COMM COR 1010 (48J:002) Mass Communication and Society 3
Liberal Arts Core 12
 Hours15
Sophomore
Fall
POL AMER 4160 or COMM 4216 3
Liberal Arts Core 12
 Hours15
Spring
POL GEN 2010 or COMM COR 2020 or COMM 4023 3
Liberal Arts Core 6
University Electives 6
 Hours15
Junior
Fall
POL AMER 3112 (942:112) Campaigns and Elections(offered even Falls only) 3
Major Electives 6
University Electives 6
 Hours15
Spring
COMM 4211/5211 (48C:123g) Rhetoric and Civic Culture 3
POL AMER 3150 (942:150) Public Opinion and Voting Behavior 3
Major Elective 3
University Electives 6
 Hours15
Senior
Fall
Liberal Arts Core Capstone 2-3
COMM 3900 Internship in Communication or POL GEN 3181 Internship in Politics 3
University Electives 9-10
 Hours14-16
Spring
COMM 4444/5444 (48C:155g) Communication, Community, and Change 3
University Electives 9
Major Electives 3
 Hours15
 Total Hours119-121