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Modesto Junior College

Communication Studies Certificate

Students in Communication Studies may earn an Associate in Arts Degree in this major and/or a Communication Studies Certificate (click here).

Communication Studies Certificate (click here)

To earn the Communication Studies Certificate (click here), the student must complete the following coursework. Each course must be completed with a grade of C or better.

REQUIRED COURSES - Complete 12 units

ORAL COMMUNICATION AREA - Complete 3 units
COMM 100 Public Speaking (3)
COMM 102 Introduction to Human Communication (3)
COMM 110 Persuasion (3)

CRITICAL THINKING AREA- Complete 3 units
COMM 104 Argumentation (3)
COMM 107 Introduction to Debate (3)

GROUP AND ORGANIZATIONAL COMMUNICATION AREA- Complete 3 units
COMM 106 Organizational Communication (3)

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS AREA- Complete 3 units
COMM 103 Interpersonal Communication (3)
COMM 130 Intercultural Communication (3)

Total Units for the Communication Studies Certificate (click here) (12)

Arts, Humanities and Communications

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