Communication Studies

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How Lower Division General Education Courses Count Under New GE Plan R* / Old GE Plan C

HOW LOWER DIVISION GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES COUNT UNDER NEW GE PLAN R* / OLD GE PLAN C
 
COMS 104/L: Literature in Performance and Lab (3 Units)
Corequisite: COMS 104L. Introduction to principles, techniques, and practices in solo performance of poetry, fiction and drama.  
(Subject Explorations:  Arts and Humanities, Northridge / Old Section C2)
 
COMS 151/L: Fundamentals of Public Speaking
Prerequisite: EPT score of 151 or better. Corequisite: COMS 151/L. Introduction to the study of human communication process with an emphasis on effective public communication. Includes intensive practice in public speaking, reasoning, and critical listening. 15 hours of communication experience outside the class are required. (Basic Skills:  Oral Communication, Northridge / Old Section A4)
 
COMS 225/L: Argumentation and Lab (3 Units)
Prerequisite: EPT score of 151 or better. Corequisite: 225L. Studies of the strategies used for the rhetorical argument; emphasis is given to ways of finding issues, using evidence, and detecting fallacies in rhetorical communication; practice is given in the formulation and critical analysis of argument in rhetorical communications. 15 hours of communication experience outside of class are required. (Basic Skills:  Oral Communication, Northridge / Old Section A4)